graded adjective & adjective [usu v-link ADJ] If someone or something is untypical of a particular type of person or thing, they are not a good example of the way that type of person or thing normally is. People sometimes say something is not untypical when they mean that it is quite normal. [+ of] ⇒ Anita Loos was in many respects untypical of the screenwriting trade. ⇒ I believe our results are not untypical. untypically (ʌntɪpɪkli
) graded adverb & adverb [ADV adj/-ed] ⇒ I was working untypically hard. ⇒ Untypically for a man in that situation he became interested in Buddhism.
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