Translation of acostumbrar in English:


transitive verb

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    acostumbrar a algn a algo to get sb used to sth
    para acostumbrarlo al ruido de los motores to get him used to / accustomed to the noise of the engines
    • lo acostumbraron a tomarlo / a que lo tomara desde pequeño they got him used to taking it / into the habit of taking it from when he was small

intransitive verb

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    acostumbrar (a) + inf to be accustomed to -ing
    to be in the habit of -ing
    acostumbraba (a) dar un paseo después de comer I usually went for / I used to go for a walk after lunch

pronominal verb

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    acostumbrarse a algo/algn to get used to sth/sb
    acostumbrarse a + inf to get used to -ing
    se acostumbró muy pronto al nuevo horario she very quickly got used to the new schedule
    • no me puedo acostumbrar a comer sin sal I can't get used to eating food without salt