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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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wie er zu tun pflegt/pflegte
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'wont' also found in translations in German-English dictionary
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as was his wont {or} custom
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as was his wont {or} custom
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"wont": examples and translations in context
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.
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.
I would begin by asking the Commission to stop playing hide-and-seek and to produce, on 8 November, an authentic report and not a children's story, as it is wont to do in this area. Ich möchte zunächst die Kommission auffordern, das Versteckspiel zu beenden und am 8. November einen aufrichtigen Bericht vorzulegen und kein Kindermärchen, wie sie es in diesem Bereich zu tun pflegt.
Mr President, as is his wont, Mr Fatuzzo has given an explanation of vote, because we have already addressed his cause for concern by rejecting the proposed amendment. Der Kollege Fatuzzo hat, wie er es gewohnt ist, eine Erklärung zur Abstimmung abgegeben, denn seinem Anliegen ist schon entsprochen worden, indem wir den Änderungsantrag abgelehnt haben.
They wont disturb you at all. Diese ist aber absolut unabhängig von den 2 oberen Etagen.
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