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We're going to have to make our way home by more ordinary means. Jennifer Fallon TREASON KEEP (2001)He simply couldn't grasp that anybody would pay such an enormous sum of money for something that looked like an ordinary music disc. Stuart Harrison BETTER THAN THIS (2001)However, when Filris arrived an hour later, she came alone and clearly needed no help with the ordinary world. Garth Nix LIRAEL: DAUGHTER OF THE CLAYR (2001)His seemingly uncanny ability to accomplish more than an ordinary mortal could achieve would thus be explained. Elizabeth Peters LION IN THE VALLEY (2001)

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Translations for 'ordinary'

British English: ordinary /ˈɔːdnrɪ/ ADJECTIVE
Ordinary people or things are not special or different in any way.
Most ordinary people would agree with me.
  • American English: ordinary
  • Arabic: عَادِيٌّ
  • Brazilian Portuguese: comum
  • Chinese: 普通的
  • Croatian: običan
  • Czech: obyčejný
  • Danish: almindelig
  • Dutch: gewoon
  • European Spanish: corriente normal
  • Finnish: tavallinen
  • French: ordinaire
  • German: gewöhnlich
  • Greek: συνηθισμένος
  • Italian: ordinario
  • Japanese: 普通の
  • Korean: 보통의
  • Norwegian: hverdagslig
  • Polish: zwykły
  • European Portuguese: comum
  • Romanian: obișnuit
  • Russian: обычный
  • Spanish: corriente ordinario
  • Swedish: vanlig
  • Thai: อย่างธรรมดา
  • Turkish: sıradan
  • Ukrainian: звичайний
  • Vietnamese: bình thường

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