habitude

play
noun hab·i·tude \ˈha-bə-ˌtüd, -ˌtyüd\

Definition of habitude

  1. 1 archaic :  native or essential character

  2. 2 obsolete :  habitual association

  3. 3a :  habitual disposition or mode of behavior or procedureb :  custom

Examples of habitude in a Sentence

  1. a lifelong habitude for talking too much

  2. contrary to his long-established habitude, he forwent his morning constitutional in favor of a leisurely breakfast

First Known Use of habitude

14th century



Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up habitude? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

an extremely thin woman

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Time Traveler Quiz: Which Word Came First?

  • time-traveler-quiz-which-word-came-first
  • Which came first?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!