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Spanish translation of “custom”

custom

noun /ˈkastəm/
what a person etc is in the habit of doing or does regularly
costumbre
It’s my custom to go for a walk on Saturday mornings religious customs.
the regular buying of goods at the same shop etc; trade or business
clientela
The new supermarkets take away custom from the small shops.
customary adjective habitual; usually done etc
costumbre
It is customary to eat turkey for Christmas dinner.
customarily adverb
habitualmente
They customarily receive more than $30 a month in tips.
customer noun a person who buys from a shop etc
cliente
our regular customers.
used jokingly for a person
tipo
He’s certainly a strange customer.
customize verb ( (also customiseBritish)) to change something so that it is exactly what you want or need
Personalizar
The software allows you to customize the appearance on-screen to suit your own needs.
customs noun plural (the government department that collects) taxes paid on goods coming into a country
(derechos de) aduana
Did you have to pay customs on those watches? He works for the customs (also adjective) customs duty.
the place at a port etc where these taxes are collected
aduana
I was searched when I came through customs at the airport.
(Definition of custom from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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