Definition of habitually in English:

habitually

adverb

  • By way of habit; customarily.

    ‘he habitually carried a pocket knife’
    ‘does he lie habitually?’
    • ‘The more alcohol men habitually consume, the more likely they are to have a sleep-related breathing disorder, a new study says.’
    • ‘A third of British men and a fifth of women now habitually drank more than the Government's safe limits for alcohol.’
    • ‘Increased pressure on the veins can be exacerbated by habitually crossing your legs.’
    • ‘She habitually wore a fur hat that made it look as if a cat was curled up on her head.’
    • ‘I have never habitually worn makeup.’
    • ‘Children in families that habitually watch television during meals eat fewer fruits and vegetables than those that don't, US researchers reported recently.’
    • ‘Under the 1883 law, the police were authorized to arrest any child between seven and fifteen who habitually skipped school, disobeyed teachers, or frequented public places during school hours.’
    • ‘From his earliest days, he spent much time in his father's study and habitually accompanied him on his walks in North London.’
    • ‘He habitually left his home at four in the morning.’
    • ‘Monkeys will habitually accumulate and hide food.’

Pronunciation

habitually

/həˈbɪtʃ(ə)li/