Custom

  • 1 custom — cus·tom n 1: a practice common to many or to a particular place or institution; esp: a long established practice that is generally recognized as having the force of law see also section 1983 compare usage 2 pl …

    Law dictionary

  • 2 Custom PC — Magazine Custom PC #091, April 2011 Editor James Gorbold Categories Computing Frequency Monthly …

    Wikipedia

  • 3 custom — cus‧tom [ˈkʌstəm] noun [uncountable] when people use a particular shop or business: • a marketing campaign to attract more custom • Saturday is usually our busiest day and we have missed out on a great deal of custom through the closure. * * * Ⅰ …

    Financial and business terms

  • 4 custom — [ kɶstɔm ] n. m. • v. 1974; d apr. l angl. amér. custom motorcycle « moto sur mesure » ♦ Anglic. Véhicule de série (voiture, moto) personnalisé par des spécialistes. Des customs ou des custom. ● custom nom masculin (mot américain) Automobile ou… …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 5 Custom — Voir « custom » sur le Wiktionnaire …

    Wikipédia en Français

  • 6 Custom — Cus tom (k[u^]s t[u^]m), n. [OF. custume, costume, Anglo Norman coustome, F. coutume, fr. (assumed) LL. consuetumen custom, habit, fr. L. consuetudo, dinis, fr. consuescere to accustom, verb inchoative fr. consuere to be accustomed; con + suere… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 7 Custom — may refer to: Convention (norm), a set of agreed, stipulated or generally accepted rules, norms, standards or criteria, often taking the form of a custom Customization (disambiguation), anything made or modified to personal taste Custom (law) or… …

    Wikipedia

  • 8 custom- — [kʌstəm] prefix custom made/custom built/custom designed etc made, built etc for a particular person ▪ He always wore custom made suits ▪ custom ordered vehicles …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 9 custom- — [kʌstəm] prefix custom made/custom built/custom designed etc made, built etc for a particular person ▪ He always wore custom made suits ▪ custom ordered vehicles …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 10 Custom — Cus tom, n. [OF. coustume, F. coutume, tax, i. e., the usual tax. See 1st {Custom}.] 1. The customary toll, tax, or tribute. [1913 Webster] Render, therefore, to all their dues: tribute to whom tribute is due; custom to whom custom. Rom. xiii. 7 …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 11 custom — /ˈkastom, ingl. ˈkʌstəm/ [vc. ingl., accorc. di custom made, custom built «fatto su misura»] agg. inv. fatto su misura, personalizzato …

    Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • 12 Custom — Cus tom, v. i. To have a custom. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] On a bridge he custometh to fight. Spenser. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 13 custom — c.1200, habitual practice, from O.Fr. costume custom, habit, practice; clothes, dress (12c., Mod.Fr. coutume), from V.L. *consuetumen, from L. consuetudinem (nom. consuetudo) habit, usage, way, practice, tradition, familiarity, from consuetus, pp …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 14 custom — [n1] habitual action addiction, beaten path*, characteristic, consuetude, daily grind*, fashion, form, grind*, groove, habit, habitude, hang up*, into*, manner, matter of course, mode, observance, practice, praxis, precedent, procedure,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 15 custom — [kus′təm] n. [ME < OFr costume < L consuetudo < consuescere, to accustom < com , intens. + suescere, to become accustomed < suere, to be accustomed, akin to suus, one s own: for IE base see SUICIDE] 1. a usual practice or habitual… …

    English World dictionary

  • 16 Custom — Cus tom, v. t. [Cf. OF. costumer. Cf. {Accustom}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To make familiar; to accustom. [Obs.] Gray. [1913 Webster] 2. To supply with customers. [Obs.] Bacon. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 17 Custom — Cus tom, v. t. To pay the customs of. [Obs.] Marlowe. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 18 Custom — (engl., spr. Köstöm), Zoll; daher Customhaus, Zollhaus, Mauth …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 19 Custom — (Köstöm), engl., Zoll; C. house (–haus), Zollhaus; C.law (– loh), der Tarif, das Zollgesetz; C.penny, die Eingangssteuer …

    Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • 20 custom — n usage, habitude, *habit, practice, use, wont Analogous words: convention, *form, usage, convenance: rule, precept, canon, *law …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms


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