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ac·cus·tom

accustom

 
 
pronunciation:
kuh stm
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part of speech: verb
inflections: accustoms, accustoming, accustomed
definition: to become used to or familiar with over time.
She accustomed herself to the loud music.
Word Builder: accustom +
  • accustomed:
    in the habit of; used to.
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The word accustom contains the following part:
ac- Latin prefix that means to, toward
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The prefix ac- occurs in Latin loanwords. It is an assimilated form of ad- used before Latin roots beginning with hard or soft "c" or "q." See ad-.