ha·bit·u·ate /həˈbɪʧəˌwet, hæ-/
ha·bit·u·ate /həˈbɪʧəˌwet, hæ-/ 動詞
Ha·bit·u·ate v. t. [imp. & p. p. Habituated p. pr. & vb. n. Habituating ]
1. To make accustomed; to accustom; to familiarize.
Our English dogs, who were habituated to a colder clime. --Sir K. Digby.
Men are first corrupted . . . and next they habituate themselves to their vicious practices. --Tillotson.
2. To settle as an inhabitant. [Obs.]
Ha·bit·u·ate a. Firmly established by custom; formed by habit; habitual. [R.]
v 1: take or consume (regularly or habitually); "She uses drugs
rarely" [syn: use]
2: make psychologically or physically used (to something); "She
became habituated to the background music" [syn: accustom]