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Definition of Inveterate


  1. Old; long-established.
  2. Firmly established by long continuance; obstinate; deep-rooted; of long standing; as, an inveterate disease; an inveterate abuse.
  3. Having habits fixed by long continuance; confirmed; habitual; as, an inveterate idler or smoker.
  4. Malignant; virulent; spiteful.
  5. To fix and settle by long continuance.
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Inveterate Translations

inveterate in Norwegian is inngrodd
inveterate in Spanish is inveterado
inveterate in Swedish is ingrodd, inrotad, inbiten