Origin of accustomed
verb (used with object)
Origin of accustom
Examples from the Web for accustomed
And if the bird is smaller than we are accustomed to, so what?
Once he got accustomed to his morphine dosages, his feelings of guilt kept him from falling asleep.
The day is so sunny, so clear, that the natives, accustomed to clouds, find the silver-blue blaze almost disorienting.The Stacks: The Searing Story of How Murder Stalked a Tiny New York Town|E. Jean Carroll|April 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Accustomed to being behind the scenes, you get the feeling Yellen is still adapting to her more public role.Janet Yellen Lauded at the Capitol for Women’s History Month|Eleanor Clift|March 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It is, in a way, a lighthearted routine with a dark subtext: many of those gathered are accustomed to failure at auditions.The Most Depressing Show on Earth: Amongst the Clowns of Newark|Lizzie Crocker|March 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He was accustomed to tent life and camping out, and helped us much in similar experiences.A Girl's Ride in Iceland|Ethel Brilliana Alec-Tweedie
"There is much worse than this, my dear," he answered in a grave tone, from which all the accustomed mockery had gone.The Socialist|Cyril Arthur Edward Ranger Gull
We are accustomed nowadays to a great deal of puling over the circumstances in which we are placed.The Pocket R.L.S.|Robert Louis Stevenson
The buckskin was gone, and the saddle was not hanging by its stirrup from its accustomed limb-stub.The Gold Girl|James B. Hendryx
His descriptions of visible things, of streets and hills, and seas and men, are vivid in his accustomed manner.Titanic|Filson Young