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accustom

accustom

accustom Sentence Examples

  • It is very sound: one can't permit the land to be pillaged and accustom the troops to marauding.

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  • The ancients have left us model heroic poems in which the heroes furnish the whole interest of the story, and we are still unable to accustom ourselves to the fact that for our epoch histories of that kind are meaningless.

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  • Every attempt, however, was henceforth made, especially by Shaftesbury, to accustom people to this idea, and his position was emphasized by James's second marriage, with the Roman Catholic princess Mary of Modena.

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  • Princess Mary told Pierre of her plan to become intimate with her future sister-in-law as soon as the Rostovs arrived and to try to accustom the old prince to her.

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  • Once you accustom your pet to playing with his new toy when there are treats inside, you can use it to teach him desired behaviors.

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  • If your cat has been accustomed to clay, paper or other organic cat litter, it may take some time to accustom your cat to a crystalline cat litter.

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  • You will want to trim his nails when he gets older, so accustom him to having his paws handled by you when he's very young.

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  • Fans grew accustom to the "I'm a doctor not a…." one liners made famous by DeForest Kelley who played Dr. Leonard McCoy in the original series.

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  • A brush - Although cats take care of most of their own grooming, it can be useful to accustom your kitten to being brushed.

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  • Now, let's discuss the best methods for tooth cleaning, as well as ways to accustom your dog to this procedure.

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  • Kittenhood is the time to accustom your cat to regular grooming.

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  • He thus learned early to grapple with difficulties and to accustom himself to the necessity of precision in argument and expression.

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  • Scarcely a shot had since the beginning of Dec. been fired after dark by the British; Australasian and Indian troops, who were holding the long line stretching from the Gulf of Saros to near Gaba Tepe, so as to accustom the foe to quietude during the night watches.

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  • Every attempt, however, was henceforth made, especially by Shaftesbury, to accustom people to this idea, and his position was emphasized by James's second marriage, with the Roman Catholic princess Mary of Modena.

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  • Accustom your pet to whichever method of car restraint you choose.

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  • This will accustom your dog to eating these new foods, and give you a better idea of what he will accept.

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  • You can start out slow with a daily walk around the block to accustom your pet to the extra muscle use.

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  • This will gradually accustom him to the basic procedure.

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  • This will help accustom him to both the sound and the feel of his nails being filed.

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  • accustom people to considering beer a sociable, even elegant drink in contrast to its image prior to 1990.

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