get accustomed


get accustomed
get used to

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • get accustomed to something — be/​get accustomed to something phrase to think/​start to think that something is normal or natural because you have experienced it regularly over a period of time the little luxuries to which she was accustomed accustomed to doing something: He… …   Useful english dictionary

  • accustomed — ac|cus|tomed [əˈkʌstəmd] adj 1.) be accustomed to (doing) sth to be familiar with something and accept it as normal ▪ We were accustomed to working together. become/grow/get accustomed to sth ▪ Her eyes quickly became accustomed to the dark. 2.)… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • accustomed — UK [əˈkʌstəmd] / US adjective [only before noun] formal usual his accustomed seat • be/get accustomed to something to think/start to think that something is normal or natural because you have experienced it regularly over a period of time the… …   English dictionary

  • accustomed — [əˈkʌstəmd] adj be/get accustomed to sth to think that something is normal or natural because you have experienced it regularly over a period of time[/ex] He had become accustomed to living without electricity.[/ex] …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • get the hang of — Understand, comprehend, get acquainted with, get accustomed to, get used to, become familiar with, see into, know all about …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • get (back) into the swing of things Brit. — get (back) into the swing of things Brit. informal become accustomed to (or return to) an activity or routine. → swing …   English new terms dictionary

  • get a (or the) feel for (or of) — become accustomed to. → feel …   English new terms dictionary

  • get a feel for — ► get a feel for become accustomed to. Main Entry: ↑feel …   English terms dictionary

  • get into the swing of things — ► get into the swing of things informal become accustomed to an activity or routine. Main Entry: ↑swing …   English terms dictionary

  • accustomed to — If you are accustomed to something, you have become familiar with it and you no longer find it strange. Accustomed to usually comes after verbs such as be , become , get , or grow . It did not get lighter but I became accustomed to the dark. I am …   Useful english dictionary


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