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Synonyms of 'inveterate'

(adjective) 
Definition
confirmed in a habit or practice
an inveterate liar
Synonyms
chronic
He has always been a chronic smoker.
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confirmed
I'm a confirmed bachelor.
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incurable
He's an incurable romantic.
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hardened
hardened criminals
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hard-core
a hard-core group of right-wing senators
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habitual
Three out of four of them would become habitual criminals.
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incorrigible
Gamblers are incorrigible optimists.
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ineradicable
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deep-dyed
(adjective) 
Definition
deep-rooted or ingrained
the inveterate laziness of these boys
Synonyms
deep-rooted
long-term solutions to a deep-seated problem
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entrenched
the country's entrenched business practices
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ingrained
Morals tend to be deeply ingrained.
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deep-seated
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(adjective) 
Definition
deep-rooted or ingrained
the spirit of an inveterate Tory
Synonyms
, ,
dyed-in-the-wool
He was a dyed-in-the-wool conservative.
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deep-dyed usually derogatory)

Additional synonyms

in the sense of confirmed
Definition
long-established in a habit or condition
I'm a confirmed bachelor.
in the sense of dyed-in-the-wool
Definition
having strong and unchanging attitudes or opinions
He was a dyed-in-the-wool conservative.
Synonyms
in the sense of entrenched
the country's entrenched business practices
Synonyms
set,
well-established,
deep-seated,
unshakeable or unshakable,
ineradicable

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