What is the Meaning of the Expression
(v)be USED TO someone or something?
Note: This is the definition for BE USED TO, not for USED TO.
be familiar with, through experience
1. He doesn’t scare me. I am used to big, loud men.
2. I know the traffic is crazy, but I don’t mind driving here. I suppose I am used to it because I grew up here.
3. Before the divorce, she was used to a very high standard of living. Now she has to be careful with her spending.
Note: Many vocabulary words have more than one definition. The definition and examples shown here are for the online course below.