Synonyms of inveterate in English:

inveterate


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adjective

1‘an inveterate gambler’

SYNONYMS
confirmed, hardened, chronic, hardcore, incorrigible
habitual, addicted, compulsive, obsessive, obsessional
informal pathological, hooked

2‘an inveterate supporter of renewable energy’

SYNONYMS
staunch, steadfast, committed, devoted, dedicated
deep-dyed, dyed-in-the-wool, thorough, thoroughgoing, out and out, diehard, long-standing

3‘mankind's inveterate pride and stupidity’

SYNONYMS
ingrained, deep-seated, deep-rooted, deep-set, entrenched, established, long-established, congenital
ineradicable, incurable, irredeemable