customary Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"customary" in British English

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customaryadjective

uk   /ˈkʌs.tə.mər.i/  us   /-mer-/

customary adjective (USUAL)

C1 usual: She's not her customary ​cheerfulself today.

customary adjective (TRADITIONAL)

C1 traditional: [+ to infinitive] In my ​village, it is customary for a ​girl to take her mother's ​name.
customarily
adverb uk   us   /kʌs.təˈmer.ɪ.li/
(Definition of customary from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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customaryadjective

 us   /ˈkʌs·təˌmer·i/

customary adjective (TRADITIONAL)

reflecting or ​showing a way of ​behaving or a ​belief that has been ​established for a ​longtime among a ​group of ​people: We ​thoughttipping wasn't customary in Japan.

customary adjective (USUAL)

usual: She’s not her customary ​cheerfulself today. The ​studentssat in ​their customary ​classroomseats.
(Definition of customary from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “customary”
in Arabic مَألوف…
in Korean 일반적인, 관습적인…
in Portuguese habitual, costumeiro, usual…
in Catalan habitual, normal…
in Japanese 習慣的な…
in Chinese (Simplified) 寻常的, 惯常的…
in Turkish alışılmış, âdet olan, beklenen…
in Russian обычный, привычный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 尋常的, 慣常的…
in Italian consueto…
in Polish zwyczajowy, tradycyjny…
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