Meaning of wont


Pronunciation: (wônt, wōnt, wunt), [key]
— adj., n., v., wont, wont wont•ed, wont•ing.
  1. accustomed; used (usually fol. by an infinitive): He was wont to rise at dawn.
  1. custom; habit; practice: It was her wont to walk three miles before breakfast.
  1. to accustom (a person), as to a thing.
  2. to render (a thing) customary or usual (usually used passively).
  1. to be wont.


Pronunciation: (wōnt, wunt), [key]
  1. contraction of will not: He won't see you now.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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