(noun, adjective, verb)


1. made according to the specifications of an individual

Similar word(s): bespoke, bespoken, tailored

Sentences with custom as an adjective:

- My feet are as big as powerboats, so I need custom shoes.

- We can embroider a wide range of ready designs or a custom logo.


1. accepted or habitual practice

Similar word(s): usage, usance

Definition categories: act, pattern, practice, survival

2. a specific practice of long standing

Similar word(s): tradition

Definition categories: thought, practice

3. money collected under a tariff

Similar word(s): customs, impost

Definition categories: possession, duty, tariff

4. habitual patronage

- I have given this tailor my custom for many years

Definition categories: act, patronage, trade


1. (obsolete, transitive) To make familiar; to accustom.

2. (obsolete, transitive) To supply with customers.

3. (obsolete, transitive) To pay the customs of.

4. (obsolete, intransitive) To have a custom.