English translation of सामान्य
सामान्यPowered by COBUILD /samanya/
Definitions and Translations
/samanya, sAmAnya, saamaanya, sāmāny, samany, sAmAny, saamaany/
1. abstract adjective, (in phrases)
An abstract idea or way of thinking is based on general ideas rather than on particular things. You can also talk or think about something in the abstract. ⇒ It's too easy to talk about these things in the abstract.
2. common adjective
If something is common, it is found in large numbers or it happens often. ⇒ Hansen is a common name in Norway. ⇒ It's a common mistake.
3. commonplace adjective
If something is commonplace, it happens often or is often found. ⇒ This kind of event has become commonplace.
4. general adjective before noun
If you talk about the general situation somewhere or if you talk about something in general terms, you are describing the situation as a whole rather than considering its details or exceptions. ⇒ The figures represent a general rise in unemployment. ⇒ She recounted some of the recent events in very general terms.
5. generic countable noun, adjective
A generic or a generic drug is a drug that does not have a trademark and is known by a general name. [technical]
6. 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.
7. ordinarily adverb
If something is ordinarily the case, it is usually the case. ⇒ The streets would ordinarily have been full of people.
8. 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.
9. regular adjective before noun
Regular means 'normal'. ⇒ We were told to treat him like a regular student.
10. regular adjective
A regular verb, noun, or adjective inflects in the same way as most other verbs, nouns, or adjectives in the same language. An example of a regular noun is 'cat' whose plural form is 'cats'.
11. simple adjective
If something is simple, it is not complicated, and is therefore easy to understand or do. ⇒ ...simple pictures and diagrams. ⇒ ...simple maths.
12. standard adjective
Standard means usual and normal. ⇒ There are two standard treatments for this disease.
13. 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 सामान्य from the Collins Hindi to English Dictionary