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From Middle English _custume_, from Anglo-Norman _custume_, from Old French _coustume_, from Vulgar Latin *_cōnsuētūmen_, from Latin _cōnsuētūdinem_, accusative singular of _cōnsuētūdō_ (“custom, habit”), from _cōnsuēscō_ (“accustom, habituate”), from _con-_ (“with”) + _suēscō_ (“become used or accustomed”), inchoative form of _sueō_ (“I am accustomed”), perhaps from _suus_ (“one's own, his own”); see _consuetude_. Displaced native Middle English _wune, wone_ (“custom, habit, practice”) (from Old English _wuna_ (“custom, habit, practice, rite”)), Middle English _side, sid_ (“custom”) (from Old English _sidu, sido_ (“custom, note, manner”)), Middle English _cure_ (“custom, choice, preference”) (from Old English _cyre_ (“choice, choosing, free will”)).

From Middle English custume, from Anglo-Norman custume, from Old French coustume, from Vulgar Latin *cōnsuētūmen, from Latin cōnsuētūdinem, accusative singular of cōnsuētūdō (custom, habit), from cōnsuēscō (accustom, habituate), from con- (with) + suēscō (become used or accustomed), inchoative form of sueō (I am accustomed), perhaps from suus (one's own, his own); see consuetude. Displaced native Middle English wune, wone (custom, habit, practice) (from Old English wuna (custom, habit, practice, rite)), Middle English side, sid (custom) (from Old English sidu, sido (custom, note, manner)), Middle English cure (custom, choice, preference) (from Old English cyre (choice, choosing, free will)).

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* IPA(key): /ˈkʌstəm/

  • IPA(key): /ˈkʌstəm/

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CUSTOM (_plural_ CUSTOMS) * Frequent repetition of the same behavior; way of behavior common to many; ordinary manner; habitual practice; usage; method of doing, living or behaving. * And teach CUSTOMS which are not lawful. _Acts xvi. 21_. * Moved beyond his CUSTOM, Gama said. _Alfred Tennyson_. * A CUSTOM More honored in the breach than the observance. _Shakespeare_ * Habitual buying of goods; practice of frequenting, as a shop, manufactory, etc., for making purchases or giving orders; business support. * Let him have your CUSTOM, but not your votes. - _Joseph Addison_. * (law) Long-established practice, considered as unwritten law, and resting for authority on long consent; usage. See Usage, and Prescription. * Usage is a fact. CUSTOM is a law. There can be no CUSTOM without usage, though there may be usage without CUSTOM. _Wharton_. * (obsolete) Familiar acquaintance; familiarity. * Age can not wither her, nor CUSTOM stale Her infinite variety. _Shakespeare_ * The customary toll, tax, or tribute. * Render, therefore, to all their dues: tribute to whom tribute is due; CUSTOM to whom CUSTOM. _Rom. xiii. 7_. * Created under particular specifications, specialized, unique, custom-made SYNONYMS * See also: Wikisaurus:custom-made DERIVED TERMS * custom made TRANSLATIONS

custom (plural customs)

  1. Frequent repetition of the same behavior; way of behavior common to many; ordinary manner; habitual practice; usage; method of doing, living or behaving.
  2. Habitual buying of goods; practice of frequenting, as a shop, manufactory, etc., for making purchases or giving orders; business support.
  3. (law) Long-established practice, considered as unwritten law, and resting for authority on long consent; usage. See Usage, and Prescription.
  4. (obsolete) Familiar acquaintance; familiarity.
  5. The customary toll, tax, or tribute.
  6. Created under particular specifications, specialized, unique, custom-made

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  • See also: Wikisaurus:custom-made

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CUSTOM (_not comparable_) * made in a different way from usual, specially to fit one's needs _My feet are as big as powerboats, so I need CUSTOM shoes._

custom (not comparable)

  1. made in a different way from usual, specially to fit one's needs
    My feet are as big as powerboats, so I need custom shoes.

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CUSTOM (_third-person singular simple present_ CUSTOMS, _present participle_ CUSTOMING, _simple past and past participle_ CUSTOMED) * (obsolete, transitive) To make familiar; to accustom. (Can we find and add a quotation of Gray to this entry?) * (obsolete, transitive) To supply with customers. (Can we find and add a quotation of Francis Bacon to this entry?) * (obsolete, transitive) To pay the customs of. * (obsolete, intransitive) To have a custom. * On a bridge he CUSTOMETH to fight. _Edmund Spenser_.

custom (third-person singular simple present customs, present participle customing, simple past and past participle customed)

  1. (obsolete, transitive) To make familiar; to accustom.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Gray to this entry?)
  2. (obsolete, transitive) To supply with customers.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Francis Bacon to this entry?)
  3. (obsolete, transitive) To pay the customs of.
  4. (obsolete, intransitive) To have a custom.

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* consuetude * costumal * costume * customary * customer * customization * customize

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* custom in _Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary_, G. & C. Merriam, 1913 * custom in _The Century Dictionary_, The Century Co., New York, 1911


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