I. VOLITION IN GENERAL
1. Acts of volition
common state of things, general state of things, natural state of things, ordinary state of things, ordinary course of things, ordinary run of things; matter of course; beaten path, beaten track, beaten ground.
prescription, custom, use, usage, immemorial usage, practice; prevalence, observance; conventionalism, conventionality; mode, fashion, vogue; etiquette (gentility) [more]; order of the day, cry; conformity [more]; consuetude, dustoor.
one's old way, old school, veteris vestigia flammae; laudator temporis acti.
rule, standing order, precedent, routine; red-tape, red-tapism; pipe clay; rut, groove.
cacoethes; bad habit, confirmed habit, inveterate habit, intrinsic habit; addiction, trick.
training (education) [more]; seasoning, second nature, acclimatization; knack.
fall into a rut, fall into a custom (conform to) [more]; tread the beaten track, follow the beaten track, tread the beaten path, follow the beaten path; stare super antiquas vias; move in a rut, run on in a groove, go round like a horse in a mill, go on in the old jog trot way.
habituate, inure, harden, season, caseharden; accustom, familiarize; naturalize, acclimatize; keep one's hand in; train (educate) [more].
get into the way, get into the knack of; learn [more]; cling to, adhere to; repeat [more]; acquire a habit, contract a habit, fall into a habit, acquire a trick, contract a trick, fall into a trick; addict oneself to, take to, get into.
be habitual; prevail; come into use, become a habit, take root; gain upon one, grow upon one.
[Adjectives] habitual; accustomary; prescriptive, accustomed; of daily occurrence, everyday occurrence; consuetudinary; wonted, usual, general, ordinary, common, frequent, everyday, household, jog, trot; well-trodden, well-known; familiar, vernacular, trite, commonplace, conventional, regular, set, stock, established, stereotyped; prevailing, prevalent; current, received, acknowledged, recognized, accredited; of course, admitted, understood.
wont; used to, given to, addicted to, attuned to, habituated; in the habit of; habitue; at home in (skillful) [more]; seasoned; imbued with; devoted to, wedded to.
hackneyed, fixed, rooted, deep-rooted, ingrafted, permanent, inveterate, besetting; naturalized; ingrained (intrinsic) [more].
[Adverbs] habitually; always (uniformly) [more].
as usual, as is one's wont, as things go, as the world goes, as the sparks fly upwards; more suo, more solito; ex more.
as a rule, for the most part; usually, generally, typically; most often, most frequently.
[Phrases] cela s'entend; abeunt studia in mores; adeo in teneris consuescere multum est; consuetudo quasi altera natura [Cicero]; hoc erat in more majorum; "How use doth breed a habit in a man!" [Two Gentlemen]; magna est vis consuetudinis; morent fecerat usus [Ovid].