Habit Meaning

There are 7 meaning(s) for word Habit

Habit Meaning 1 : an established custom

    Example : it was their habit to dine at 7 every evening

    Synonyms : wont
Habit Meaning 2 : attire that is typically worn by a horseback rider (especially a woman's attire)

    Synonyms : riding habit
Habit Meaning 3 : (psychology) an automatic pattern of behavior in reaction to a specific situation; may be inherited or acquired through frequent repetition

    Example : owls have nocturnal habits,she had a habit twirling the ends of her hair

    Synonyms : use
Habit Meaning 4 : excessive use of drugs

    Synonyms : drug abuse,  substance abuse
Habit Meaning 5 : a distinctive attire worn by a member of a religious order

Habit Meaning 6 : put a habit on

Habit Meaning 7 : the general form or mode of growth (especially of a plant or crystal)

    Example : a shrub of spreading habit