Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Average"

The meaning of "Average" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does The average drug takes as much as 18 months to get fully rolled out mean?
A: fully rolled out = produced and brought to market/distribution
Q: What does The average woman would rather have beauty than brains, because the average man can see better than he can think. mean?
A: It's kind of hard to explain, but the phrase "the average man can see better than he can think" means that a man will prefer beauty because his eyes work better than his brain.
Q: What does He is your average grade school student mean?
A: He is a typical student in grade school
Q: What does Which do you think the average person fears more: death or the unknown? mean?
A: "the unknown" means "things that we are uncertain about or unfamiliar with," yes.
Q: What does They are typical of the average employee who sends 34 emails a day mean?
A: It means the average (typical or regular) employee sends around 34 emails every day.

"They" are also typical employees, "they" send around 34 emails every day as well.

(there should be another sentence before this one that specifies who "they" refers to)

Example sentences using "Average"

Q: Please show me example sentences with average.
A: He gets average grades. ---his scores are not the top of his class
I am of average height. ---I'm not too tall or too short
What is your average day look like? ----what do most of your days consist of
I don't feel special. Maybe, I am average. ---just like everyone else
Q: Please show me example sentences with of average height.
A: The girl was of average height, not too tall or too short.
The young child was of average height for his age, which made the middle schooler tower over him.
Q: Please show me example sentences with of average height.
A: You are of average height,
The child is of average height,
I am not of average height,
She seems to be of average height,
They are almost of average height,
:)
Q: Please show me example sentences with average.
A: The average height of a tree in these jungles are about 6 to 8 feet
Q: Please show me example sentences with average.
A: "Well, I could date him; he's just so painfully average, y'know?"
"Fast food, when compared to homemade food, is terribly average."
"He gets average grades in school."
"This can't just be average; it has to stand out, to be spectacular!"
"This is of average thickness when compared to the other samples."
"At least it's average, and not horrible."
"It's an average car; I don't really care though, since all I need it to do is take me to the grocery store and back."

Synonyms of "Average" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between average and normal ?
A: "Average" describes the arithmetic mean (adding all the items in a list together and then dividing by the number of items.) An average thing has a value that's exactly in the middle.

A normal thing is somewhere within the range of what is common or acceptable.
Q: What is the difference between I have an average kitchen and I have a middle kitchen ?
A: I would not understand the sentence with "middle", we do not use middle in this kind of sentence.
Q: What is the difference between average and median and medium and middle ?
A: The "mean" is the "average" you're used to, where you add up all the numbers and then divide by the number of numbers.

The "median" is the "middle" value in the list of numbers. To find the median, your numbers have to be listed in numerical order from smallest to largest, so you may have to rewrite your list before you can find the median.
Q: What is the difference between above average and above par ?
A: Par is a golfing term that has found its way into common speech. Par is the maximum number of swings you can take on a given hole. Or the average number it should take to complete the hole. Their meaning is the same. Par is technically slang in this context.
Q: What is the difference between an average American and an ordinary American ?
A: About the same. Ordinary equals normal and average has the mathamatical connotation. Central or typical of the population.

Translations of "Average"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? How much was the average cost of living expencive in California 1930s?
A: How much was the average cost of living expenses in California in the 1930s? or
What was the average cost of living expenses in California in the 1930s?
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? is this correct: an average person spends 6 months of their lives at a red light to turn green?
A: An average person spends 6 months of their lives at a red light waiting for it to turn green.
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? By reducing the average distance between the vehicles it contains, each traveler in a stream imposes a cost on all others in the stream by slowing them down. Here what does "it" refer to?
A: it = stream
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? how tall average women on Netherlands
A: “Average height of women in the Netherlands”
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? what is the average amount of money an USA people spent on mobile phone call ,internet and sms ..what's the cost of internet connection ,phone calls and sms ??
A:

On average, how much do people in the United States spend on cell phone service, the internet and sms (sorry I don’t know what sms is so I don’t know if it’s the correct expression )

Other questions about "Average"

Q: For average,how long does the motorcycle work if I buy the new one? does this sound natural?
A: [on] average, how long [will] the motorcycle work if I buy the new one?
Q: she is of average hight, neither fat nor thin does this sound natural?
A: The wording is good, but your pronunciation is a bit strange. Mainly with average. It sounds like you’re putting emphasis on the last part of the word, it should be pronounced like av-ridge
Q: The average age which Japanaese people died is 83. does this sound natural?
A: The average age in which Japanese people die is 83.
or to sound nicer:
The average lifespan of Japanese people is 83.
or
On average, Japanese people live to an age of 83.
Q: I expect that I can get the average mark in most subjects. does this sound natural?
A: The US doesn't use 'marks' like that. Instead, we would say 'average grade' or "C's" ( C is the average grade. A, B, C, D, F)

I guess you could say :

I expect to get C's in most subjects/classes.
Q: The average American is how to say goodbye?
A: Well to say goodbye in English. You simply say:
Goodbye
Bye
See you later

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