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  • 1 habitual — ha·bit·u·al /hə bi chə wəl/ adj 1: practicing or acting in some manner by force of custom, habit, or addiction a habitual drunkard 2: being such a specified number of times or with designated regularity habitual offenders 3: involved in the… …

    Law dictionary

  • 2 Habitual be — is the nonstandard use of zero copula or an invariant be in African American Vernacular English and Caribbean English to mark habitual or extended actions in the present tense, instead of using the Standard English inflected forms of be , such as …

    Wikipedia

  • 3 habitual — HABITUÁL, Ă, habituali, e, adj. (Rar) Obişnuit, frecvent. [pr.: tu al] – Din fr. habituel. Trimis de gall, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  habituál adj. m., pl. habituáli; f. sg. habituálă …

    Dicționar Român

  • 4 Habitual — Ha*bit ual (h[.a]*b[i^]t [ u]*al; 135), a. [Cf. F. habituel, LL. habitualis. See {Habit}, n.] 1. Formed or acquired by habit or use. [1913 Webster] An habitual knowledge of certain rules and maxims. South. [1913 Webster] 2. According to habit;… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 Habitual — (auch: Habitualis, Habituell, Habituativ) bezeichnet eine Aktionsart bzw. einen Aspekt des Verbs, die eine gewohnheitsmäßige Handlung beschreibt. Der Habitual kann auf verschiedene Arten zum Ausdruck gebracht werden, z. B. durch ein Hilfsverb… …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 6 habitual — adjetivo 1. (antepuesto / pospuesto) Que se hace por costumbre o que es ordinario o frecuente: Son clientes habituales. La impuntualidad es algo habitual en él. Carlota está tomando su habitual jugo de tomate …

    Diccionario Salamanca de la Lengua Española

  • 7 habitual — (Del lat. habĭtus). adj. Que se hace, padece o posee con continuación o por hábito. ☛ V. gracia habitual …

    Diccionario de la lengua española

  • 8 habitual — [hə bich′o͞o əl] adj. [ML habitualis, of habit or dress: see HABIT] 1. formed or acquired by continual use; done by habit or fixed as a habit; customary 2. being or doing a certain thing by habit; steady; inveterate [a habitual smoker] 3. much… …

    English World dictionary

  • 9 habitual — habitual. См. врожденный. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …

    Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • 10 habitual — habitual. = congenital (см.). (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …

    Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • 11 habitual — (adj.) mid 15c., from M.L. habitualis pertaining to habit or dress, from L. habitus (see HABIT (Cf. habit) (n.)) …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 12 habitual — adj. 2 g. 1. Que se faz por hábito. 2. Ordinário; frequente; usual.   ‣ Etimologia: latim medieval habitualis …

    Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • 13 habitual — *usual, customary, wonted, accustomed Analogous words: habituated, addicted (see HABITUATE): practiced, drilled (see PRACTICE vb): confirmed, inveterate, chronic, deep seated, deep rooted Antonyms: occasional Contrasted words: infrequent,… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 14 habitual — [adj] usual, established accepted, accustomed, addicted, addicting, automatic, chronic, common, confirmed, constant, continual, conventional, customary, cyclic, disciplined, familiar, fixed, frequent, hardened, ingrained, inveterate, iterated,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 15 habitual — ► ADJECTIVE 1) done constantly or as a habit. 2) regular; usual. DERIVATIVES habitually adverb …

    English terms dictionary

  • 16 habitual — ► adjetivo 1 Que se hace con frecuencia o por costumbre: ■ esta caravana ya es habitual. SINÓNIMO corriente frecuente ordinario tradicional usual ANTÓNIMO …

    Enciclopedia Universal

  • 17 habitual — [[t]həbɪ̱tʃuəl[/t]] 1) ADJ A habitual action, state, or way of behaving is one that someone usually does or has, especially one that is considered to be typical or characteristic of them. He soon recovered his habitual geniality... If bad posture …

    English dictionary

  • 18 habitual — adjective Date: 1603 1. having the nature of a habit ; customary < habitual candor > < habitual behavior > 2. doing, practicing, or acting in some manner by force of habit < habitual drunkards > 3. resorted to on a regular basis < our habitu …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 19 habitual — adj m y f Que es lo acostumbrado, que se hace por costumbre o es lo usual en alguien: a la hora habitual, El tratamiento habitual de esas enfermedades... , con su habitual alegría, su habitual tranquilidad …

    Español en México

  • 20 habitual — ha|bit|u|al [həˈbıtʃuəl] adj 1.) [only before noun] doing something from habit, and unable to stop doing it habitual criminal/offender/felon etc habitual drinker/gambler etc 2.) done as a habit that you cannot stop ▪ His drinking had become… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English