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Sentence with the verb accustomed

1 example:

We accustomed our children to sleeping alone.

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19 examples:

He soon accustomed himself to cold weather.

I have accustomed myself to work long hours.

New faces have more authority than accustomed ones.

The new boys soon accustomed themselves to the school.

He quickly accustomed himself to his new surroundings.

Seeing something in a different context than the accustomed one can be surprising.

You are afraid that Latinate languages exude sexuality, to which you are not accustomed.

Prudence, indeed, will dictate that Governments long established should not be changed for light and transient causes; and accordingly all experience hath shewn, that mankind are more disposed to suffer, while evils are sufferable, than to right themselves by abolishing the forms to which they are accustomed.

Either he gets accustomed or he escapes.
(Hungarian proverb)

The misfortunes to which we are accustomed affect us less deeply.
(Latin proverb)

The Communists automatically violated the daily practices of democracy to which I was accustomed.
(Elia Kazan)

For a club which is accustomed simply to counting trophies, it was a very different way of measuring success.
(The Independent - Football, )

You are accustomed, of course, to the transport system in the UK shutting down almost completely on Christmas Day and Boxing Day.
(The Independent - Travel, )

Long experience has accustomed institutional investors to expect that private equity (PE) will remain their best-performing asset class.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

When football’s vice really starts to grip, Louis van Gaal does not stick so stoically to his dugout, in that way to which we are becoming accustomed.
(The Independent - Sport, )

Manny Pacquiao defeated Brandon Rios by unanimous decision on Sunday to take the WBO international welterweight title and return to his accustomed winning ways after successive defeats.
(The Associated Press in CBC Sports, )

The treatment involves injecting small amounts of an allergen - such as a protein from pet fur - into the patient's body over a period of time, so that the body slowly becomes accustomed.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

It's a short taxi ride around the North Circular from White Hart Lane to Craven Cottage but Scott Parker already knows that, having become well accustomed with London throughout his career.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

But the Farage army's latest recruit, a man known inside Westminster as the legend that is "Gobby", will manage his move from press pack to party HQ in the manner to which he is accustomed – cloaked behind the scenes in his trademark mac, fag in hand.
(The Independent - U.K. News, )

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