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. Parlow Cone:

    I think I was just a typical athlete, i had an injury, we know injuries are part of the game, just tell me how long I need to sit out and what rehab I need to do before I can get back on the field.

  2. Omar Abbosh:

    You can use that to work out a typical deal size.

  3. Chris Stead:

    Typical combination lock, three times clockwise - 20 - two times counterclockwise - 40 - once clockwise - 60, tried the handle and it went.

  4. Devin Nunes:

    Providing a defensive briefing, like the one given to Senator Feinstein, is a typical response to these kinds of situations, the refusal to give the Trump campaign a defensive briefing, and instead opening a sprawling counter-intelligence investigation of American citizens, is one of many alarming ways that intelligence leaders drastically diverged from normal procedures in their Trump campaign investigation.

  5. Simon Maelzer:

    The Futex set-up was tough for beginners and many would get despondent and give up, although this is typical of the futures market in general. I didn't even get a salary at all.

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