Definition of 'second nature'
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The keyboard with its two characters per key will confuse at first but soon becomes second nature. Times, Sunday Times (2006)So it has become almost second nature to think of the bandleader as a purveyor of saccharine. Times, Sunday Times (2015)So knowing how to walk in high heels and the correct way of eating asparagus comes as second nature. The Sun (2010)Getting on with people and working towards a common goal is second nature to her after ten years in the sport. Times, Sunday Times (2007)But it soon becomes second nature. Times, Sunday Times (2014)By then it had almost become second nature for the Italian to hit the canvas. Great Sporting Failures (1993)A man for whom caring was second nature and his wife and family were his first priority. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It's always been second nature. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Yet it all comes as second nature for a man from a Glaswegian working-class background. The Sun (2014)THIS normally comes as second nature to the Chelsea star but it didn't here. The Sun (2010)The Barca players at the time admitted it took time for them to adjust, as staying in hotels had almost become second nature to them. The Sun (2016)
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