What does typical mean?

Definitions for typical
ˈtɪp ɪ kəltyp·i·cal

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. typical(adj)

    exhibiting the qualities or characteristics that identify a group or kind or category

    "a typical American girl"; "a typical suburban community"; "the typical car owner drives 10,000 miles a year"; "a painting typical of the Impressionist school"; "a typical romantic poem"; "a typical case of arteritis"

  2. distinctive, typical(adj)

    of a feature that helps to distinguish a person or thing

    "Jerusalem has a distinctive Middle East flavor"- Curtis Wilkie; "that is typical of you!"

  3. typical(adj)

    conforming to a type

    "the typical (or normal) American"; "typical teenage behavior"

Wiktionary

  1. typical(Adjective)

    Capturing the overall sense of a thing

    Etymology: From typicalis, from typicus, from τυπικός, from τύπος; see typic and -al, and type.

  2. typical(Adjective)

    characteristically representing something by form or type

    Etymology: From typicalis, from typicus, from τυπικός, from τύπος; see typic and -al, and type.

  3. typical(Adjective)

    normal

    Etymology: From typicalis, from typicus, from τυπικός, from τύπος; see typic and -al, and type.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Typical(adj)

    of the nature of a type; representing something by a form, model, or resemblance; emblematic; prefigurative

  2. Typical(adj)

    combining or exhibiting the essential characteristics of a group; as, a typical genus

Freebase

  1. Typical

    Typical is a live album by Peter Hammill, recorded in 1992 and released in 1999. It is a double CD and was released on Hammill's own Fie! label. The album was recorded at nine concerts in Austria, Germany, the Netherlands and Italy.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'typical' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2131

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'typical' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2696

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'typical' in Adjectives Frequency: #280

How to pronounce typical?

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How to say typical in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of typical in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of typical in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of typical in a Sentence

  1. Felicidade Langa:

    In the old days when we saw a person with dreadlocks we thought it was weird and an aberration ... our mindset has changed, that's why we can have dreadlocks today, i started this hairstyle because a Carapinha salon is in my neighborhood. I think other neighborhoods around also want to have a typical Rastafarian salon, so if he keeps opening salons in other places it will be good.

  2. Yonel Dorelis:

    My mom, a typical Jewish mother, was wishing for a doctor or lawyer, i was hellbent on breaking that cycle.

  3. Raj Rajkumar:

    It sounds like a pipe dream that hes selling people, i think its basically overpromising, which is typical of Elon Musk.

  4. Kelly Lessard:

    The brown bear was exhibiting typical curious natural behavior, interacting with a found object just like it might in the wild.

  5. Newburg Fire Department -RRB-:

    This was not your typical accident that you would expect to respond to.

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