Definition of custom


  • made according to the specifications of an individual. Synonyms: custom-made. Antonyms: ready-made.


  • accepted or habitual practice. Synonyms: usage, usance.
  • a specific practice of long standing. Synonyms: tradition.
  • money collected under a tariff. Synonyms: customs, customs duty, impost.
  • habitual patronage; "I have given this tailor my custom for many years".

Related words

consuetude, couvade, habit, hijab, institution, rite, ritual, use, wont.

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Rhymes with custom


Start with custom

customized, customarinesses, customers, customhouses, customer, customaries, customises, customizers, customshouses, customshouse, customhouse, customising, customary, customize, customs, customizes, customizing, customise, customariness, customizer, customarily, customised.

End with custom

disaccustom, accustom.

More information about custom

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Scrabble and Words With Friends points

  • custom is a valid Scrabble US word, worth 10 points
  • custom is a valid Scrabble UK word, worth 10 points
  • custom is a valid Words With Friends word, worth 13 points
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