Meaning of “creature of habit” in the English Dictionary

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"creature of habit" in British English

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creature of habit

someone who always does the same thing in the same way:

My father's such a creature of habit - he always has to have a biscuit and a cup of tea at bedtime.

(Definition of “creature of habit” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"creature of habit" in American English

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creature of habit

someone who always wants to do the same things in the same way:

I’m a creature of habit – I don't really like trying new foods.

(Definition of “creature of habit” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)