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Usage examples for accustomed

  1. These imps, as they were called, were accustomed to visit their mistress once in twenty- four hours. – A History of Witchcraft in England from 1558 to 1718 by Wallace Notestein
  2. " I don't think I should ever become accustomed to blood; I don't wish to," said I. " You need never fight another battle," said he. – Who Goes There? by Blackwood Ketcham Benson
  3. He was accustomed to excited language in certain situations. – Checkmate by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu
  4. I don't know if you are aware of it, but this isn't the way I'm accustomed to be talked to. – Simon by J. Storer Clouston
  5. I'm not accustomed to having my reputation as a surgeon questioned. – The Ridin' Kid from Powder River by Henry Herbert Knibbs
  6. But I must, Kate; a soldier is accustomed to daily pay. – A Heart-Song of To-day by Annie Gregg Savigny
  7. But she was not accustomed to waiting for anybody. – The Reclaimers by Margaret Hill McCarter
  8. We were to have tea there; we had tea every day, of course- were getting quite accustomed to it. – Kent Knowles: Quahaug by Joseph C. Lincoln
  9. That sitting room was a wonder of its kind, even to the teacher's accustomed eyes. – Cy Whittaker's Place by Joseph C. Lincoln
  10. He looked rather white, his nurse noticed, but she had become accustomed to seeing these moments come upon him- they passed away again, and Dr. Burns had said that no notice need be taken of them unless they were long in passing. – Mrs. Red Pepper by Grace S. Richmond
  11. It's so far away, out here, from anyone I know or the things I am accustomed to. – Bruce of the Circle A by Harold Titus
  12. Mary apparently was accustomed to this; for she looked up at Anthony, laughing silently, and shrugged her shoulders. – By What Authority? by Robert Hugh Benson
  13. He was already accustomed to it, had grown used to it, and liked it. – The Wife and Other Stories by Anton Chekhov
  14. No, she was not pretty; not in the least the sort of girl Stanor was accustomed to fancy. – The Love Affairs of Pixie by Mrs George de Horne Vaizey
  15. But Richard was getting accustomed to such things. – Ethelyn's Mistake by Mary Jane Holmes
  16. She is accustomed to my being away for weeks. – The Treasure of the Incas by G. A. Henty
  17. Evidently those who served Old Man Hooper were accustomed to broken rest. – The Killer by Stewart Edward White
  18. No fear of that, observed Burton; they are accustomed to it. – Twice Lost by W.H.G. Kingston
  19. It don't suit my book at all; nor it ain't what I've been accustomed to. – Orley Farm by Anthony Trollope
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