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Definitions and Synonyms of customary | Another word for customary | What is customary?

Definition 1: in accordance with convention or custom - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where customary or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • sealed the deal with the customary handshake

(customary is similar to ...) following accepted customs and proprieties

"conventional wisdom" "she had strayed from the path of conventional behavior" "conventional forms of address"

Definition 2: commonly used or practiced; usual - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where customary or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • his accustomed thoroughness
  • took his customary morning walk
  • his habitual comment
  • with her wonted candor

Synonyms for customary in the sense of this definition

(customary is similar to ...) occurring or encountered or experienced or observed frequently or in accordance with regular practice or procedure

"grew the usual vegetables" "the usual summer heat" "came at the usual time" "the child's usual bedtime"

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