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wonted

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Pronunciation: /ˈwəʊntɪd
 
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Definition of wonted in English:

adjective

literary
Habitual; usual: the place had sunk back into its wonted quiet
More example sentences
  • I noticed he was dressed in formality that night, forgoing his wonted loud, showy colors I normally saw him in.
  • ‘He had been speaking with all his wonted force and vigour, brightness of idea and freshness of expression and courage,’ a reporter wrote.
  • The local artists will, as wonted, be given the opportunity to perform on the international stage in an effort to promote both the artistes and the island.
Synonyms

Origin

late Middle English: from wont.

Words that rhyme with wonted

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