French translation of 'typical'
1. (= representative) [example, case, day] typique
A typical day begins at 8.30. Une journée typique commence à 8h30.
to be typical of [group] présenter toutes les caractéristiques de
Louisa is typical of many young women who attempt suicide. Louisa présente toutes les caractéristiques de beaucoup de jeunes femmes qui font une tentative de suicide.
2. (= characteristic) [energy, modesty] habituel(le)
This feature is not typical of Chinese. Ceci n’est pas habituel en chinois.
3. (expressing annoyance)
That’s just typical! Ça ne m’étonne pas ! ⧫ C’est typique !
That is just typical of you, isn’t it? Ça ne m’étonne pas de toi !
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Example Sentences Including 'typical'
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The agreed rent was twenty pounds a quarter but -- another typical feature of their relationship -- it was not always paid.Ford Madox Ford (1990)
A typical example is Airbnb, whose business model is partly dependent on tax avoidance.Times, Sunday Times (2017)
Here are some fairly typical examples.MANAGEMENT: task, responsibilities, practices (1974)
Most of the sales volume of the typical chemical company is "value added.MANAGEMENT: task, responsibilities, practices (1974)
The typical case studied in business schools is a case of failure, or at least of problems.MANAGEMENT: task, responsibilities, practices (1974)
His physique and features are not typical of the lowest of the low.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
It is a typical day of training.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
It led to changes in the composition of the typical company board.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Like a typical man I just hoped it would go.The Sun (2016)
The company says a typical handover now lasts two hours.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
There is no typical day, and this does make childcare a balancing act.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
This position is a typical example.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
What was a typical day 's food before?The Sun (2015)
Behaviour typical of the group.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Is that just a typical bloke reaction?Times, Sunday Times (2016)
It's a typical day in the office for the family owners of Boodles.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
What does he enjoy most in a typical day?Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Which is just typical of these people.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
On a typical day, blokes spend 14 minutes getting ready.The Sun (2017)
Ten hours It was just typical to try to quantify like romance.The Sun (2016)
Typical of such cases is that of a well-dressed man in his 70s found outside a local hospital.Times, Sunday Times (2017)
Your case is typical and you are right to fight for compensation.The Sun (2016)
His attitude was typical of the group.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Grade 2 acne is the typical case of teenage acne.Take Care of Your Skin (1990)
One next step should be to gain acquaintance with some typical examples.Sociology and Religion: A Collection of Readings (1995)
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'typical' in Other Languages
British English: typical /ˈtɪpɪkl/ ADJECTIVE
You use typical to describe someone or something that shows the most usual characteristics of a particular type of person or thing, and is therefore a good example of that type.
He was brought up as a typical American child.
- American English: typical
- Arabic: نـَمُوذَجِيّ
- Brazilian Portuguese: típico
- Chinese: 典型的
- Croatian: tipičan
- Czech: typický
- Danish: typisk
- Dutch: typisch
- European Spanish: típico
- Finnish: tyypillinen
- French: typique
- German: typisch
- Greek: τυπικός
- Italian: tipico
- Japanese: 典型的な
- Korean: 전형적인
- Norwegian: typisk
- Polish: typowy
- European Portuguese: típico
- Romanian: caracteristic
- Russian: типичный
- Spanish: típico
- Swedish: typisk
- Thai: ซึ่งเป็นตัวอย่าง
- Turkish: tipik
- Ukrainian: типовий
- Vietnamese: điển hình
Translation of typical from the Collins English to French Dictionary
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