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accustomed
used in Candide

3 uses
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Definition
to be or to become psychologically or physically used to something

(used to is an expression that means someone has adapted to and has an expectation of something so it does not seem unusual)
  • If we do not accustom ourselves to eating them, it is because we have better fare.
    Chapter 16 (72% in)
  • When the fit was over: "Gentlemen," said the landlord, "it is plain you are strangers, and such guests we are not accustomed to see; pardon us therefore for laughing when you offered us the pebbles from our highroads in payment of your reckoning.
    Chapter 17 (86% in)
  • The executioner of the Holy Inquisition was a sub-deacon, and knew how to burn people marvellously well, but he was not accustomed to hanging.
    Chapter 28 (40% in)

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