What does typical mean?

Definitions for typical
ˈtɪp ɪ kəltyp·i·cal

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. typicaladjective

    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, typicaladjective

    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. typicaladjective

    conforming to a type

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

Wiktionary

  1. typicaladjective

    Capturing the overall sense of a thing

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

  2. typicaladjective

    characteristically representing something by form or type

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

  3. typicaladjective

    normal

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

Webster Dictionary

  1. Typicaladjective

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

  2. Typicaladjective

    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.

Entomology

  1. Typical

    the normal or usual form of a species; agreeing with the type form.

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

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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:

    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. Packer Gage:

    She starts out having some benefits of gender because she is something different, but then starts to feel like a typical politician and gets back down to earth, you do see her starting to frame her campaign as a campaign for women, but that's a narrow campaign, not a winning campaign. You aren't going to win 100% of women.

  3. Jalen Johnson:

    Where I am from, it is not typical to be a Black Republican because, for decades, the Democratic party has trapped our parents and their parents into this liberal groupthink, to have found a member that is an America First Black Republican. The choice to throw my hat in the ring was a no-brainer for me.

  4. Ohio Gov. John Kasich:

    I'm not sure I want to sound like a candidate. I just want to sound like an American who's trying to make this country a heck of a lot stronger, not a (typical) politician ... but somebody that's going to go in, do the job, not pay attention to all the special interest groups, change the status quo, shift power out of Washington and get America on the track again with strength in our military as well.

  5. Amanda Hayhurst:

    I did take him on my typical grocery runs and he would get so excited to drive the Publix shopping cart car…he would just light up over that cart.

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