- An established custom.
- usage: "it was their habit to dine at 7 every evening"
- synonyms: wont
- Psychology) an automatic pattern of behavior in reaction to a specific situation; may be inherited or acquired through frequent repetition. (
- usage: "owls have nocturnal habits"; "she had a habit twirling the ends of her hair"; "long use had hardened him to it"
- synonyms: use
- A distinctive attire worn by a member of a religious order.
- The general form or mode of growth (especially of a plant or crystal. )
- usage: "a shrub of spreading habit"
- Attire that is typically worn by a horseback rider (especially a woman's attire.
- synonyms: riding habit
- Excessive use of drugs.
- Put a habit on. .
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