wont translation | English-German dictionary

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wont

  
1       adj   gewohnt  
to be wont to do sth      gewöhnlich etw tun, etw zu tun pflegen  
2       n   (An)gewohnheit    f     
as is/was his wont      wie er zu tun pflegt/pflegte  
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won't, won, wonted, wonk

to be wont to do sth exp.
gewöhnlich etw tun ; etw zu tun pflegen

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Collaborative Dictionary     English-German
exp.
wie er zu tun pflegt/pflegte
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'wont' also found in translations in German-English dictionary
exp.
as was his wont {or} custom
exp.
as was his wont {or} custom
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"wont": examples and translations in context
The Commission is not wont, moreover, to do what you are suddenly accusing it of. Die Kommission pflegt nicht das zu tun, wessen Sie sie plötzlich beschuldigen.
Unfortunately, Mr Schulz, who was, as is his wont, somewhat excited, did make such a suggestion. Leider machte Herr Schulz, der, wie er es immer zu sein pflegt, etwas aufgeregt war, eine solche Andeutung.
As is his wont, he has answered as meticulously and thoroughly as we have come to expect. Wie wir es von ihm gewohnt sind, hat er mit der Bestimmtheit und Ausführlichkeit geantwortet, die wir alle kennen.
But nevertheless, deep water is what I am wont to swim in. Wie auch immer, ich bin gewohnt, in tiefem Wasser zu schwimmen.
They wont disturb you at all. Diese ist aber absolut unabhängig von den 2 oberen Etagen.
He was wont to lend money for Christian courtesy. Er verlieh immer Geld aus christlicher Liebe.
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