Synonyms for usance

Synonyms for (noun) usance

Synonyms: custom, usage, usance

Definition: accepted or habitual practice

Similar words: practice, pattern

Definition: a customary way of operation or behavior

Usage: it is their practice to give annual raises; they changed their dietary pattern

Similar words: survival

Definition: something that survives

Synonyms: consumption, economic consumption, usance, use, use of goods and services

Definition: (economics) the utilization of economic goods to satisfy needs or in manufacturing

Usage: the consumption of energy has increased steadily

Similar words: demand

Definition: the ability and desire to purchase goods and services

Usage: the automobile reduced the demand for buggywhips; the demand exceeded the supply

Synonyms: usance

Definition: the period of time permitted by commercial usage for the payment of a bill of exchange (especially a foreign bill of exchange)

Similar words: time period, period, period of time

Definition: an amount of time

Usage: a time period of 30 years; hastened the period of time of his recovery; Picasso's blue period

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