Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / habituation
FEEDBACK

habituation

See definition of habituation on Dictionary.com

How to use habituation in a sentence

To the researchers’ surprise, all of the embryos showed not only a slowed heart rate in response to repeated sounds of their own species, but also habituation.
SOME BIRDS LEARN TO RECOGNIZE CALLS WHILE STILL IN THEIR EGGSLESLEY EVANS OGDENSEPTEMBER 16, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
They must be instructed to do what is right through example and habituation.
THERE’S NOTHING CONSERVATIVE ABOUT CPACMICHAEL GERSONFEBRUARY 25, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The most important aspects of habituation may be summed up in the one word efficiency.
THE SCIENCE OF HUMAN NATUREWILLIAM HENRY PYLE
Now that we have shown the results of habituation let us consider additional illustrations.
THE SCIENCE OF HUMAN NATUREWILLIAM HENRY PYLE
Nailing shingles on a roof illustrates well the various aspects of habituation.
THE SCIENCE OF HUMAN NATUREWILLIAM HENRY PYLE
Even Mrs. Fenwick's habituation to her daughter's incisive method is no proof against this.
SOMEHOW GOODWILLIAM DE MORGAN
Other things being equal, the longer and more unbroken the habituation, the more legitimate is the canon of taste in question.
THE THEORY OF THE LEISURE CLASSTHORSTEIN VEBLEN
(I use the word "training" in the double sense of habituation and enlightenment).
THE UNPOPULAR REVIEW VOL. IVARIOUS
Habituation to a rough, quick-action life had taught the Tyro to keep his wits, his temper, and his speech.
LITTLE MISS GROUCHSAMUEL HOPKINS ADAMS
To Plato experience meant habituation, or the conservation of the net product of a lot of past chance trials.
DEMOCRACY AND EDUCATIONJOHN DEWEY
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
Choose the synonym for future
capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO HABITUATION

  • frequency
  • habituation
  • intermittence
  • iteration
  • regularity
  • reiteration
  • reoccurrence
  • repetitiveness
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.