The Collaborative Dictionary
Wont \Wont\, v. i. [imp.
, p. p. Wont
, or Wonted
; p. pr. & vb. n.
.] To be
accustomed or habituated; to be used. [1913 Webster] A yearly
solemn feast she wont to make. --Spenser. [1913 Webster]
Wonted \Wont"ed\, a. Accustomed; customary;
usual. [1913 Webster] Again his wonted weapon proved. --Spenser.
[1913 Webster] Like an old piece of furniture left alone in its
wonted corner. --Sir W. Scott. [1913 Webster] She was wonted to the
place, and would not remove. --L'Estrange. [1913 Webster]
wonted adj : commonly used or practiced; usual;
"his accustomed thoroughness"; "took his customary morning walk";
"his habitual comment"; "with her wonted candor" [syn: accustomed