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As a society, we’ve long been inured to reports of drivers picking off individuals on bikes.

Next, though the company is keeping specifics close to the vest, are robotic insertions between us and a whole raft of physical realities that, much like the original framework of a robotic world, inures us from the dull and dreary.

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The tawdry details of the Clinton scandals differed, but the basic narrative was one to which Americans were becoming inured.

Sadly, Americans have become inured to pathological behaviors.

They are experienced with the grim side of husbandry, but they are not inured to it.

Was it that I had become more inured to adversity, more philosophical, more of a Christian?

It was inured to constant, almost daily, combat with the enemy, of all arms and under every possible contingency.

It seemed as if my mind, instead of becoming inured to evil, grew more keenly susceptible of pain.

At the Thatcher house, Harwood caught fitful glimpses of Allen's father, a bird of passage inured to sleeping-cars.

They became accustomed to severe exercise, and were inured to patient and painful endurance.


On this page you'll find 314 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to inured, such as: addicted, acclimatized, acquainted, adapted, confirmed, and disciplined.

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