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habits

noun
plural of habit

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(Entry 1 of 2)

2 a physiological need for certain drugs
  • a cocaine habit of long standing

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3 the type of body that a person has
  • an imposing man of vigorous habit

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habits

verb
present tense third-person singular of habit

Synonyms & Antonyms of habits (Entry 2 of 2)

to outfit with clothes and especially fine or special clothes
  • his exclusive clothing store had habited the town's upper crust for as long as anyone could remember

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“Habits.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/habits. Accessed 8 Aug. 2022.

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