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1. habituate, use

take or consume (regularly or habitually)

Example Sentences:
'She uses drugs rarely'

2. accustom, habituate

make psychologically or physically used (to something)

Example Sentences:
'She became habituated to the background music'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


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to accustom; make used (to)
2. US and Canadian archaic
to frequent

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verb transitiveWord forms: haˈbituˌated or haˈbituˌating
to make used (to); accustom
often used reflexively
to habituate oneself to the cold
2.  US, Archaic
to frequent
verb intransitive
to cause addiction

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v. ha·bit·u·at·ed, ha·bit·u·at·ing, ha·bit·u·ates
To accustom by frequent repetition or prolonged exposure.
1. To cause physiological or psychological habituation, as to a drug.
2. Psychology To experience habituation.

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