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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to get used to)
a. acostumbrar
Once you've accustomed your body to being at sea, being back on solid ground can feel very strange.Una vez que has acostumbrado el cuerpo a estar en el mar, se siente raro volver a estar en tierra firme.
b. habituar
This book will help to accustom you to some of the cultural differences here.Este libro ayudará a habituarte a algunas de las diferencias culturales aquí.
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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (general)
a. acostumbrar
to be accustomed to something/to doing somethingestar acostumbrado(a) a algo/a hacer algo
to get or grow accustomed to something/to doing somethingacostumbrarse a algo/a hacer algo
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accustom [əˈkʌstəm]
transitive verb
acostumbrar; habituar;to a
to accustom sb to (doing) sth acostumbrar a algn a (hacer) algo; to accustom o.s. to (doing) sth acostumbrarse a (hacer) algo; to be accustomed to (doing) sth estar acostumbrado a (hacer) algo; to get accustomed to (doing) sth acostumbrarse a (hacer) algo
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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