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English definition of “wont”

wont

adjective     /wəʊnt/ US  /woʊnt/ formal
be wont to do sth to often do something: The previous city council was wont to overspend. They spent much of the time reminiscing about the war, as old soldiers are wont to do.Habitual behaviour
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