Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun One who frequents a particular place, especially a place offering a specific pleasurable activity.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A habitual frequenter of any place, especially one of amusement, recreation, and the like: as, an habitué of the billiard-room.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun One who habitually frequents a place.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun One who frequents a place; a denizen or regular
  • noun A devotee.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a regular patron

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

[French, from past participle of habituer, to accustom, frequent, from Old French, from Late Latin habituārī, to be in a condition; see habituate.]

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Borrowing from French habitué past participle of habituer ("to frequent"), from Late Latin habituare ("to habituate"), from Latin habitus. Date: 1818

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