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English Dictionary: wont by the DICT Development Group
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:
wont
n
  1. an established custom; "it was their habit to dine at 7 every evening"
    Synonym(s): habit, wont
From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Won't \Won't\
      A colloquial contraction of woll not. Will not. See {Will}.
  
      Note: Often pronounced w[ucr]nt in New England.

From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Wont \Wont\, a. [For woned, p. p. of won, wone, to dwell, AS.
      wunian; akin to D. wonen, OS. wun[?]n, OHG, won[?]n, G.
      wohnen, and AS. wund, gewuna, custom, habit; orig. probably,
      to take pleasure; cf. Icel. una to dwell, to enjoy, Goth.
      wunan to rejoice (in unwunands sad); and akin to Skr. van to
      like, to wish. [?][?][?][?]. Cf. {Wean}, {Win}.]
      Using or doing customarily; accustomed; habituated; used.
      [bd]As he was wont to go.[b8] --Chaucer.
  
               If the ox were wont to push with his horn. --Ex. xxi.
                                                                              29.

From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Wont \Wont\, n.
      Custom; habit; use; usage.
  
               They are . . . to be called out to their military
               motions, under sky or covert, according to the season,
               as was the Roman wont.                           --Milton.
  
               From childly wont and ancient use.         --Cowper.

From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Wont \Wont\, v. i. [imp. {Wont}, p. p. {Wont}, or {Wonted}; p.
      pr. & vb. n. {Wonting}.]
      To be accustomed or habituated; to be used.
  
               A yearly solemn feast she wont to make.   --Spenser.

From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Wont \Wont\, v. t.
      To accustom; -- used reflexively.
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