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second nature

noun as in habitual behavior pattern

adjective as in deeply ingrained

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Example Sentences

With the right planner, keeping track of your time and both short-term and long-term goals will become second nature.

Before the pandemic, it was second nature to come into the office and meet people face to face.

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Once you wrap your head around that for a few meal prep sessions, it will become second nature.

It all felt second nature to Glover, who grew up with seven siblings near the Tasmania bushlands and now splits her time between New York and Australia.

While he found delivering the pitch second nature, the fast math he had to calculate on stage as the investors kept changing their offers proved really difficult.

She struck more chords, her fingers finding the keys with the second-nature sureness, learned in her months of dreary practice.

Telling lies is a fault in a boy, an art in a lover, an accomplishment in a bachelor, and second-nature in a married man.


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On this page you'll find 91 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to second-nature, such as: impulsive, ingrained, inherent, innate, intuitive, and natural.

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