Definitions for Routineruˈtin
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word Routine
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a customary or regular course of procedure:
habitual, unvarying, unimaginative, or rote procedure.
a set of instructions directing a computer to perform a specific task.
a rehearsed act, performance, or part of a performance:
a comic routine; a dance routine.
an unvarying and often repeated piece of behavior or formula of speech:
He'd give me that brotherly love routine.
(adj.)of the nature of, proceeding by, or adhering to routine.
dull or uninteresting; commonplace.
Category: Common Vocabulary
Origin of routine:
1670–80; < F, der. of routeroute
routine, modus operandi(noun)
an unvarying or habitual method or procedure
act, routine, number, turn, bit(noun)
a short theatrical performance that is part of a longer program
"he did his act three times every evening"; "she had a catchy little routine"; "it was one of the best numbers he ever did"
routine, subroutine, subprogram, procedure, function(adj)
a set sequence of steps, part of larger computer program
everyday, mundane, quotidian, routine, unremarkable, workaday(adj)
found in the ordinary course of events
"a placid everyday scene"; "it was a routine day"; "there's nothing quite like a real...train conductor to add color to a quotidian commute"- Anita Diamant
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
the usual set of activities that sb does
the family's daily routine of school and work; Routine is very important for young children.
a series of actions or jokes that make up a performance
a comedian's/juggler's routine
usual and not special
a routine check of the equipment; The experiments were fairly routine.; The computers are routinely scanned for viruses.
A course of action to be followed regularly; a standard procedure
A set of normal procedures, often performed mechanically
Connie was completely robotic and emotionless by age 12; her entire life had become one big routine.
A set piece of an entertainer's act
A set of instructions designed to perform a specific task; a subroutine
According to established procedure.
Ordinary with nothing to distinguish it from all the others.
a round of business, amusement, or pleasure, daily or frequently pursued; especially, a course of business or offical duties regularly or frequently returning
any regular course of action or procedure rigidly adhered to by the mere force of habit
British National Corpus
Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'Routine' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3356
Rank popularity for the word 'Routine' in Nouns Frequency: #1243
Translations for Routine
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
- روتيني: عادي، مُنْتَظَم، رَتيب، وَتيريArabic
- rotinaPortuguese (BR)
- běžný, obvyklýCzech
- rutinemæssig; rutine-Danish
- στερεότυπος, ρουτινιάρικοςGreek
- rutinario, de rutina, habitualSpanish
- روزانه؛ رز مرهFarsi
- courant, habituelFrench
- नेमी, दस्तूरी, नैत्य, सामान्यHindi
- rutinski, redovitCroatian
- di routineItalian
- 정해 놓은Korean
- kārtējais; parastsLatvian
- kerja rutinMalay
- rutine-, rutinemessigNorwegian
- rutynowy, szablonowyPolish
- روزانه؛ رز مرهPersian
- de rotinaPortuguese
- obişnuit, de rutinăRomanian
- bežný, obvyklýSlovak
- vsakdanji, rutinskiSlovenian
- rutin, alışılmışTurkish
- 例行的Chinese (Trad.)
- узвичаєний, звичайнийUkrainian
- روزمرہ کا معمولUrdu
- thường xuyênVietnamese
- 例行常规的Chinese (Simp.)
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