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usual - Meaning and Examples

Meaning of 'usual' (Webster Dictionary)

1 . Usual [ n.]
- Such as is in common use; such as occurs in ordinary practice, or in the ordinary course of events; customary; ordinary; habitual; common.

Meaning of 'usual' (Princeton's WordNet)

1 . usual [ a]
Meaning (1):
- occurring or encountered or experienced or observed frequently or in accordance with regular practice or procedure
Example in sentence:
  • came at the usual time;
  • grew the usual vegetables;
  • the child's usual bedtime;
  • the usual summer heat
2 . usual [ s]
Meaning (2):
- commonly encountered
Example in sentence:
  • a common (or familiar) complaint;
  • the usual greeting