verb (used with object), ha·bit·u·at·ed, ha·bit·u·at·ing.
verb (used without object), ha·bit·u·at·ed, ha·bit·u·at·ing.
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Origin of habituate
OTHER WORDS FROM habituateun·ha·bit·u·at·ed, adjective
Words nearby habituate
Example sentences from the Web for habituate
By keeping marquee films coming to homes first for another year, the shift could further habituate Americans to getting their entertainment at home instead of in theaters.In major break from tradition, Warner Bros. moves all its 2021 movies to HBO Max|Steven Zeitchik|December 3, 2020|Washington Post
There's no actual face there, but your brain is habituated to find patterns like that.If there is any real evidence of fraud, Mr. President, it’s time to put up|Philip Bump|November 28, 2020|Washington Post
In order, however, to habituate them to a passive obedience, an ostensible purpose had to be held out.
Still others habituate themselves to some manner of tone-production, and neither increase nor diminish the degree of stiffness.The Psychology of Singing|David C. Taylor
He should habituate himself to bend easily to the various circumstances which may from time to time surround him.
By working them thus alternately, while they are fresh and full of spirits, you will habituate them to implicit obedience.Dog Breaking|William Nelson Hutchinson
It is a barren superfluity, to which those who can hardly procure what nature requires, cannot prudently habituate themselves.The Works of Samuel Johnson, Vol. 6|Samuel Johnson