View definitions for accustom


verb as in make or become used to

Discover More

Example Sentences

This seems to be broadly rolling out now and may surprise some advertisers who have been accustomed to the older version of this screen.

Anderson, like most cosplayers, was accustomed to planning her outfits around events.

We’re a culture accustomed to the rah-rah inspiration of fitness personalities, ones like Sheila aspires to be.

So start accustoming your dog to future changes in lifestyle.

The swift cascade of reactions to his death indicate how accustomed the United States — and the Twin Cities area in particular — have grown to responding to such incidents.

Many tears were shed by Valeria; for a long time she could not accustom herself to her loss.

He endeavored also to accustom himself to eat raw flesh, but this was a point of perfection to which he never could arrive.

He was trying to accustom himself to the idea of having a name.

Try as hard as I would, I could not accustom my muscles to these new conditions.

You see that this, your last summer in Italy, is manufactured on purpose to accustom you to the English seasons.


On this page you'll find 37 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to accustom, such as: acquaint, adapt, acclimatize, acculturate, familiarize, and habituate.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.