habit is a second nature

habit is a second nature
var: custom is a second nature
syn: man is a bundle of habits
the wolf may lose his teeth, but never his nature
звичка – друга натура once a priest always a priest

English-Ukrainian dictionary of proverbs . 2013.

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  • second nature — index habit Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • second nature — ► NOUN ▪ a tendency or habit that has become instinctive …   English terms dictionary

  • second nature — noun acquired behavior that is practiced so long it seems innate • Hypernyms: ↑habit, ↑use * * * noun [noncount] : something you can do easily or without much thought because you have done it many times before After a while, using the gearshift… …   Useful english dictionary

  • second nature — noun A mindset, skill, or type of behavior so ingrained through habit or practice that it seems natural, automatic, or without a basis in conscious thought. But habit had made the endurance of thi …   Wiktionary

  • second nature — noun Date: 1582 an acquired deeply ingrained habit or skill < after a while, using the gearshift become second nature > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • second nature — an acquired habit or tendency in one s character that is so deeply ingrained as to appear automatic: Neatness is second nature to him. [1655 65] * * * …   Universalium

  • second nature — /sɛkənd ˈneɪtʃə / (say sekuhnd naychuh) noun habit, tendency, etc., so long practised that it is inalterably fixed in one s character: correcting the English of others is second nature to him …   Australian-English dictionary

  • second nature — Synonyms and related words: automatism, bad habit, characteristic, creature of habit, custom, force of habit, habit, habit pattern, habitude, pattern, peculiarity, practice, praxis, stereotype, stereotyped behavior, trick, usage, use, way, wont …   Moby Thesaurus

  • second nature — (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. habit …   English dictionary for students

  • second nature — custom, habit …   English contemporary dictionary

  • second nature — noun a tendency or habit that has become instinctive …   English new terms dictionary

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