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custom

noun  /ˈkʌs·təm/ us  

custom noun (TRADITION)

[C/U] a way of behaving or a belief that has been established for a long time among a group of people: [C] It was a time-honored custom of the club that blue chairs were reserved for senior members only. [C] She’s studying the language and customs of the Hopi Indians.

custom noun (USUAL ACTIVITY)

[C] something you usually do: He left the house at nine exactly, as was his custom.

custom

adjective [not gradable]  /ˈkʌs·təm/ us  

custom adjective [not gradable] (MADE ONCE)

made for a particular person to buy: custom drapes/woodworking
customize
verb [T]  /ˈkʌs·təˌmɑɪz/ us  
We will customize existing software to meet our clientsneeds.
Translations of “custom”
in Korean 관습…
in Arabic عادة, عُرْف…
in French habitude, clientèle…
in Turkish gelenek, âdet, örf…
in Italian usanza…
in Chinese (Traditional) 傳統, 風俗,習俗…
in Russian обычай, покупатели, клиентура…
in Polish obyczaj, zwyczaj, klienci…
in Spanish costumbre, clientela…
in Portuguese costume…
in German der Brauch, die Kundschaft…
in Catalan costum…
in Japanese 習慣…
in Chinese (Simplified) 传统, 风俗,习俗…
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