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The meaning of "Ordinary" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does out of the ordinary mean?
A: Not normal
Q: What does ordinary mean?
A: Ordinary means normal/nothing special.
Q: What does ordinary mean?
A: normal ,common, general.
Q: What does out of the ordinary mean?
A: Basically, something special/Not as usual

When someone says "That's nothing out of the ordinary" They are saying, It's nothing special/Not unusual

Example sentences using "Ordinary"

Q: Please show me example sentences with ordinary.
A: It was an ordinary day.
The movie was to show the ordinary life of everyday people.
Q: Please show me example sentences with ordinary.
A: "It was an ordinary day."
"Ordinary people enjoy reading books and watching movies."
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Q: Please show me example sentences with ordinary.
A: I'm as ordinary as it gets
its pretty ordinary
Q: Please show me example sentences with ordinary .
A: Her voice is ordinary.

That was nothing out of the ordinary.

She went about her ordinary routine

Synonyms of "Ordinary" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between ordinary and general ?
A: Both can be used in the same manner but general can be used to mean other things. When used in the same manner, they both mean something similar to "normal". But 'general', like I said has many other different meanings.
Q: What is the difference between ordinary and common and usual and not special ?
A: If you want to describe your hotel, you could say:

"A common hotel": it means that the hotel is exactly what you expect from it. It's a good hotel. It has got bedrooms, a hall, things that hotels usually have. It's common. There's nothing especially good or especially bad about it.

"An ordinary hotel/not special hotel": it means that the hotel is basic, it lacks something. It's not necessarily terrible, but there's nothing special about it, nothing that makes it stand out. It's just a basic place.

"An usual hotel": it wouldn't sound very natural to me, I think this word shouldn't be used within this context! :)

I would say that:
"A common hotel" would be an average place (2.5-3 stars)
"An ordinary hotel" would be a little below average place (2.25-2.5 stars)

"Common" sounds slightly better than "ordinary".

Something like this ^^
Q: What is the difference between ordinary and normal ?
A: Normal
1. According to norms or rules in the society.
2. The condition when you're not sick or ill.

Ordinary
1. Being part of the natural order of things.
2. Having no special characteristics or function.
Q: What is the difference between ordinary and normal ?
A: Olha, de forma geral, eu diria que "Normal" sugere que nada é ou está errado ou estranho ou especialmente ruim sobre a coisa. "Ordinary" sugere que nada é incomum ou especial sobre isso.
Aqui está o melhor exemplo que eu posso pensar:
(Os pais de um novo bebê ficariam aliviados em ouvir que o bebê é ou está "Normal" (tem o numero certo de braços, pernas, dedos, dedos do pé, etc.).
Mas eles seriam ofendidos se alguém chamasse o bebê de "Ordinary" (não especial de forma alguma).
Em alguns contextos não teria muita diferença. Por exemplo, eu não vejo muita diferença entre "It was just a normal day" (Era apenas um dia normal) e "It was just an ordinary day" (Era apenas um dia ordinário). Se você tem perguntas específicas sobre uma frase, você pode por a frase aqui, e eu tentarei explicar da forma mais clara que eu puder qual é a diferença, se tiver alguma muito significante.
Q: What is the difference between ordinary and average ?
A: Ordinary is a little more condescending since it implies it could be more interesting. It's like saying it's plain and boring. Ordinary.
Ex: She's wearing her normal, ordinary clothes today.

Average is basically to say what everybody else is doing or how everyone else has it. Just normal, like it always is. Though again, it subtly implies it could be a little better.
Ex: It was another average day.
He had average grades.

Hope this helps!
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Translations of "Ordinary"

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Q: ordinary
does this sound natural?
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