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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  
Translation English - German Collins Dictionary  
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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
"wont": examples and translations in context
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.
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.
But nevertheless, deep water is what I am wont to swim in. Wie auch immer, ich bin gewohnt, in tiefem Wasser zu schwimmen.
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 my Christian, wont get involed with this. Aber mein Christian, ja, den ziehst du da nicht mit rein.
That way I wont ever stop to trying making up for him. Auf diesem Weg würde ich nie aufhören, zu versuchen, ihn zu beachten.
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