Definition of Habit in English :
Define Habit in English
Habit meaning in English
Meaning of Habit in English
Pronunciation of Habit in English
Habit pronunciation in English
Pronounce Habit in Englishsee synonyms of habit
1. habit, wont
an established custom
Example Sentences:'it was their habit to dine at 7 every evening'
2. habit, use
(psychology) an automatic pattern of behavior in reaction to a specific situation; may be inherited or acquired through frequent repetition
Example Sentences:'owls have nocturnal habits''she had a habit twirling the ends of her hair''long use had hardened him to it'
a distinctive attire worn by a member of a religious order
the general form or mode of growth (especially of a plant or crystal)
Example Sentences:'a shrub of spreading habit'
5. habit, riding habit
attire that is typically worn by a horseback rider (especially a woman's attire)
put a habit on
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