English translation of 'साधारण'
1. anonymous adjective
Something that is anonymous has no interesting features.
...an anonymous holiday villa.
2. average adjective, singular noun
Something that is average or the average is normal in quality or amount for a particular group of things or people.
His first novel is much better than the average novel.
...what is found in an average British dustbin.
3. bland adjective
If you describe someone or something as bland, you mean that they are dull, uninteresting, and very ordinary.
...a bland beige carpet.
...a bland hamburger.
4. common adjective before noun
Common is used to indicate that something is ordinary and not special.
The scientific name for common salt is sodium chloride.
5. general adjective before noun
General is used to describe a person who has an average amount of knowledge or interest in a particular subject.
This book is intended for the general reader.
6. insignificant adjective
Something that is insignificant is unimportant, especially because it is very small.
In 1949 Bonn was a small, insignificant city.
7. lay adjective before noun
You use lay to describe someone who is not an expert or professional in a particular subject or activity.
Even a lay person can see that this new research is a step forward.
8. light adjective
Something that is light is not very great in amount, degree, or intensity.
...the usual light traffic in the city.
There was a light knock at the door.
9. light adjective
If you say something in a light way, you sound as if you think that it is not important or serious.
Talk to him in a friendly, light way about the relationship.
I'll finish on a lighter note.
10. modest adjective
A modest house or other building is not large or expensive.
She lives in a modest apartment in Santa Monica.
11. mundane adjective
Something that is mundane is ordinary and not interesting.
...the mundane realities of life.
12. normal adjective
Something that is normal is usual and ordinary, and in accordance with what people expect.
Her teeth were smaller than a normal woman's.
The two countries resumed normal diplomatic relations.
13. ordinary in phrases
Something that is out of the ordinary is unusual or different.
The boy's knowledge was out of the ordinary.
14. ordinary adjective
Ordinary people or things are not special or different in any way.
Most ordinary people would agree with me.
It was just an ordinary weekend.
15. primitive adjective
If you describe something as primitive, you mean that it is very simple in style or very old-fashioned.
This is rather primitive technology.
16. simple adjective
If something is simple, it is not complicated, and is therefore easy to understand or do.
...simple pictures and diagrams.
17. simple adjective
Simple means containing all the basic or necessary things, but nothing extra.
...a simple dinner of rice and beans.
18. unremarkable adjective
If you describe someone or something as unremarkable, you mean that they do not have many exciting, original, or attractive qualities.
The man was tall and thin, with an unremarkable face.
19. usual adjective
Usual is used to describe what happens or what is done most often in a particular situation.
The policeman asked the usual questions.
The winter has been colder than usual.
It is usual to give waiters a tip.
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Translation of साधारण from the Collins Hindi to English Dictionary