adverb see wonted

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • wontedly — adjective /ˈwəʊntɪdli,ˈwɔːntɪdli,ˈwɑːntɪdli/ Usually, customarily, or habitually. What if she happened to meet him! Would he imagine her purpose in coming there? Her heart began to beat un wontedly. See Also: unwontedly, wonted, wont, wone …   Wiktionary

  • wontedly — See wonted. * * * …   Universalium

  • wontedly — wont·ed·ly …   English syllables

  • wontedly — adverb : customarily, usually …   Useful english dictionary

  • wonted — wontedly, adv. wontedness, n. /wawn tid, wohn , wun /, adj. 1. accustomed; habituated; used. 2. customary, habitual, or usual: He took his wonted place in the library. [1375 1425; WONT (n.) + ED3, or by extension (see ED2) of wont (ptp.; see WONT …   Universalium

  • wonted — adjective Date: 15th century usual or ordinary especially by reason of established habit < spoke with his wonted slowness > Synonyms: see usual • wontedly adverb • wontedness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • wonted — adjective /ˈwəʊntɪd,ˈwɔːntɪd,ˈwɑːntɪd/ Usual, customary, habitual, or accustomed. Superficially, the affairs of Every Other Week settled into their wonted form again, and for Fulkerson they seemed thoroughly reinstated. See Also: wont, wontedly,… …   Wiktionary

  • as usual — Synonyms and related words: as a rule, as is, as per usual, as things are, as things go, at a stand, at a standstill, chiefly, commonly, consistently, customarily, generally, habitually, mainly, most often, mostly, naturally, normally,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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