Meaning of REGULAR in English

REGULAR

adj.

1 frequent

VERBS

▪ be , seem

▪ become

ADVERB

▪ very

▪ fairly , pretty ( esp. AmE ), quite , reasonably

a pretty ~ customer

▪ increasingly

She enjoyed his increasingly ~ visits.

PHRASES

▪ at ~ intervals

His blood pressures was taken at ~ intervals.

▪ on a ~ basis

The paintings are changed on a ~ basis.

2 following a pattern

VERBS

▪ be

ADVERB

▪ highly , very

highly ~ patterns

▪ perfectly

Her face was perfectly ~.

▪ fairly

3 ( AmE ) ordinary

VERBS

▪ be , seem

Everything seemed ~.

ADVERB

▪ fairly , pretty

He's a pretty ~ guy.

▪ perfectly

She comes from a perfectly ~ middle-class family.

Regular is used with these nouns: ↑ appearance , ↑ army , ↑ assessment , ↑ attendance , ↑ basis , ↑ beat , ↑ bedtime , ↑ breathing , ↑ briefing , ↑ bus , ↑ check , ↑ check-up , ↑ chore , ↑ client , ↑ clientele , ↑ clothes , ↑ column , ↑ communication , ↑ contact , ↑ contributor , ↑ correspondence , ↑ customer , ↑ cycle , ↑ drinker , ↑ duty , ↑ employment , ↑ event , ↑ exercise , ↑ exposure , ↑ fare , ↑ fashion , ↑ feature , ↑ feedback , ↑ fix , ↑ fixture , ↑ flight , ↑ folk , ↑ follow-up , ↑ force , ↑ gasoline , ↑ grid , ↑ guest , ↑ guy , ↑ habit , ↑ haunt , ↑ hour , ↑ income , ↑ injection , ↑ inspection , ↑ intake , ↑ job , ↑ mail , ↑ maintenance , ↑ medical , ↑ medication , ↑ meeting , ↑ member , ↑ menu , ↑ military , ↑ milk , ↑ monitoring , ↑ occurrence , ↑ participant , ↑ pattern , ↑ payment , ↑ physiotherapy , ↑ premium , ↑ programme , ↑ rate , ↑ reader , ↑ repayment , ↑ report , ↑ review , ↑ rhythm , ↑ routine , ↑ saver , ↑ schedule , ↑ season , ↑ service , ↑ session , ↑ shape , ↑ shopper , ↑ sight , ↑ smoker , ↑ soda , ↑ soldier , ↑ subscriber , ↑ sum , ↑ summit , ↑ supervision , ↑ supply , ↑ surveillance , ↑ survey , ↑ swim , ↑ trip , ↑ troops , ↑ update , ↑ use , ↑ user , ↑ verb , ↑ viewer , ↑ visit , ↑ visitor , ↑ wage , ↑ winner , ↑ work , ↑ workout , ↑ worship

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