unaccustomed

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adjective un·ac·cus·tomed \ˌən-ə-ˈkə-stəmd\

Definition of unaccustomed

  1. 1 :  not customary :  not usual or common

  2. 2 :  not habituated —usually used with to

unaccustomedly

play \ˌən-ə-ˈkə-stəmd-lē\ adverb

Examples of unaccustomed in a sentence

  1. They responded to our request with unaccustomed speed.

  2. pampered youngsters who were unaccustomed to such hard work

1526

First Known Use of unaccustomed

1526


UNACCUSTOMED Defined for English Language Learners

unaccustomed

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adjective un·ac·cus·tomed \ˌən-ə-ˈkə-stəmd\

Definition of unaccustomed for English Language Learners

  • : not usual or common : not customary

  • : not familiar with something so that it does not seem normal or usual : not used to something


UNACCUSTOMED Defined for Kids

unaccustomed

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adjective un·ac·cus·tomed \ˌən-ə-ˈkə-stəmd\

Definition of unaccustomed for Students

  1. :  not used to something He was unaccustomed to strenuous work.



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