Definitions of custom

  1. To accustom.
  2. To make familiar; to give custom to.
  3. accepted or habitual practice
  4. a specific practice of long standing
  5. A usual course of action; a frequent repetition of the same act; established or recognized usage; business support; unwritten law.
  6. What one is wont to do: usage: frequent repetition of the same act: a frequenting of a shop to buy goods: regular trade or business: a tax on goods:- pl. duties imposed on imports and exports.
  7. Usage; habit; repetition; regular trade or dealing.
  8. Habitual practise; common or recognized usage.
  9. Business support; patronages.
  10. A tariff or duty.
  11. Frequent repetition of the same act; habitual practice; established mode; usage; a buying of goods; a frequenting a shop to purchase; long- established practice, as constituting the unwritten law, long consent to which gives it authority; an annual sacrifice of human victims in Ashantee.
  12. Frequent repetition of the same act; established manner; the practice of frequenting a shop for the purchase of goods; usage; toll or tax.
  13. made according to the specifications of an individual
  14. Frequent repetition of the same act; way of acting common to many; ordinary manner; habitual practice; usage; method of doing or living.
  15. Habitual buying of goods; practice of frequenting, as a shop, manufactory, etc., for making purchases or giving orders; business support.
  16. Long- established practice, considered as unwritten law, and resting for authority on long consent; usage. See Usage, and Prescription.
  17. Familiar aquaintance; familiarity.
  18. To make familiar; to accustom.
  19. To supply with customers.
  20. The customary toll, tax, or tribute.
  21. Duties or tolls imposed by law on commodities, imported or exported.
  22. To pay the customs of.
  23. Made to order; as, custom clothes; doing only work that is ordered; as, a custom tailor.