Meaning of ORDINARY in English




of the customary or common type encountered in the normal course of events

ordinary traffic had been stopped to let the marchers pass

Synonyms: everyday, plain, plain Jane, quotidian, routine, unremarkable, usual, workaday

Related Word: commonplace, natural, normal, regular; customary, familiar, frequent

Contrasted words: infrequent, rare, uncommon; accidental, casual, chance, fortuitous

Antonyms: extraordinary


Synonyms: common 6, commonplace, prosaic, uneventful, unexceptional, unnoteworthy

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