Definition of 'mainstream'

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He attended mainstream primary school and is now at a special secondary school. The Sun (2016)It is rare that mainstream audiences want such stories now. Times, Sunday Times (2016)She goes to a mainstream school and has one-on-one support. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Part of this indifference is down to the current disenchantment with mainstream politics. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The search for modern mainstream goes on. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Very bad news for mainstream commercial broadcasters of any kind. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The biggest issue is getting mainstream radio audiences to hear classical. Times, Sunday Times (2009)But mainstream people are with the cops. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Now he goes to a mainstream primary school in the afternoons. Times, Sunday Times (2016)And yet what about the inevitable controversy when the movie reaches mainstream audiences? Times, Sunday Times (2008)His policy prescription once again put him outside the mainstream during his lifetime and remains radical today. The Times Literary Supplement (2013)In mainstream education you have to show your calculations. The Sun (2010)We are not becoming more commercial or mainstream for any other reason than that is just the music that is natural to us. The Sun (2015)Some mainstream lenders may follow suit, resulting in a more difficult application process. Times, Sunday Times (2007)And it handled on a variety of roads as well, if not better than, any current mainstream hatchback. The Sun (2009)

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Translations for 'mainstream'

British English: mainstream NOUN
People, activities, or ideas that are part of the mainstream are regarded as the most typical, or normal.
...people outside the economic mainstream.
  • American English: mainstream
  • Brazilian Portuguese: mainstream
  • Chinese: 主流
  • European Spanish: corriente principal
  • French: tendance dominante
  • German: Hauptrichtung
  • Italian: corrente principale
  • Japanese: 主流
  • Korean: 주류
  • European Portuguese: mainstream
  • Latin American Spanish: corriente principal


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