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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (habituated)
a. used to
Todavía no estoy acostumbrada al ritmo de vida de aquí.I'm still not used to the pace of life here.
b. accustomed
Son niños que están acostumbrados a viajar desde muy pequeños.These children are accustomed to traveling since they were very young.
2. (habitual)
a. usual
Habíamos quedado en el lugar acostumbrado, pero no se presentó.We had agreed to meet in the usual spot, but he didn't turn up.
b. customary
Como cada mañana, entró en el bar y se tomó su acostumbrado café negro.Like every morning, he went into the bar and had his customary cup of black coffee.
3. (taught)
a. trained
Tienen al perro muy bien acostumbrado. No entra nunca en la cocina.They have the dog very well trained. It never goes into the kitchen.
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (habitual)
a. usual
2. (habituado)
estamos acostumbradoswe're used to it
estar acostumbrado a algo/a hacer algoto be used to something/to doing something
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1 (normal) usual; customary (formal)
se vieron en el lugar acostumbrado they met at the usual o (formal) customary place; se acostó antes de lo acostumbrado she went to bed earlier than usual
acostumbrado a algo used to sth; no estoy acostumbrada al calor I'm not used to the heat; está acostumbrado a trabajar de noche he's used to working at night; ya estoy acostumbrado a que no me entiendan I'm used to o (formal) accustomed to not being understood
bien acostumbrado: su marido está muy bien acostumbrado her husband is very well trained; mal acostumbrado: sus hijos están muy mal acostumbrados her children are very spoilt; su mujer lo tiene muy mal acostumbrado his wife spoils him (rotten)
la sociedad occidental está muy mal acostumbrada lo que pasa es que está usted mal acostumbrado y, claro, llega la crisis y le fastidia apretarse el cinturón
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