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- v. Simple past tense and past participle of habit.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- Clothed; arrayed; dressed.
- Fixed by habit; accustomed.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. dressed in a habit
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The Pope, habited as at the Tenebrae preceded by the Cross, without his ring, without giving his blessing, enter the Chapel, deposits his mitre and says a short prayer.
Consider: the raid began with Israeli jets taking off after dark and proceeding north toward the northeast corner of Syria, toward a bleak barely habited stretch of land near the Euphrates.
Cloister bells toll the hour and habited sisters gather for daily devotions.
Using the nom de theatre Hilda Rohan, Mrs. Dawes had separated from her husband and had subsequently co-habited with Henderson, resulting in the birth of Alexander Olaf Henderson.
And even after it was all over, looking back, I still feel more like I observed them rather than co-habited their skins as they went about their adventures.
Nuns are also shown in the margins of initials, like in the birth of Mary in the Nuremberg gradual, where a kneeling habited figure venerates the newborn child. 152 Another nun in a Strasbourg processional observes Christ washing the feet of an apostle.
A Benedictine like these his brothers, tonsured and habited, he stood erect in the dignity of his office and the humility and simplicity of his nature, as fragile as a child and as durable as a tree.
Then as suddenly as she had halted she shook the rein, and set her horse to an impatient trot downhill, leaving her black-habited escort behind, and threaded a way deeper into the cavalcade to shake them off at least for a few rebellious moments.
He entered by the south door, and found a habited monk lying motionless like a cross before the threshold of the choir.
A brother of the Benedictines, habited and cowled, who had used him like a son.