average/normal/general/usual run of

Definition of average/normal/general/usual run of

:the usual or normal kind of (person or thing)
  • She's not like the average run of students.
  • The place is different from the usual run of restaurants.

Word by Word Definitions

average play
  1. : a single value (such as a mean, mode, or median) that summarizes or represents the general significance of a set of unequal values

  2. : mean

  3. : an estimation of or approximation to an arithmetic mean

  1. : equaling an arithmetic mean

  2. : being about midway between extremes

  3. : not out of the ordinary : common

  1. : to be or come to an average

  2. : to have a medial value of

  3. : to buy on a falling market or sell on a rising market additional shares or commodities so as to obtain a more favorable average price

normal play
  1. : perpendicular

  2. : according with, constituting, or not deviating from a norm, rule, or principle

  3. : conforming to a type, standard, or regular pattern

  1. : a normal line

  2. : the portion of a normal line to a plane curve between the curve and the x-axis

  3. : one that is normal

general play
  1. : involving, applicable to, or affecting the whole

  2. : involving, relating to, or applicable to every member of a class, kind, or group

  3. : not confined by specialization or careful limitation

  1. : something (such as a concept, principle, or statement) that involves or is applicable to the whole

  2. : superior general

  3. : the general public : people

usual play
  1. : accordant with usage, custom, or habit : normal

  2. : commonly or ordinarily used

  3. : found in ordinary practice or in the ordinary course of events : ordinary

  1. : something usual

run play
  1. : to go faster than a walk

  2. : to move at a fast gallop

  3. : flee, retreat, escape

  1. : an act or the action of running : continued rapid movement

  2. : a quickened gallop

  3. : a migration of fish (as up or down a river) especially to spawn

  1. : being in a melted state

  2. : made from molten material : cast in a mold

  3. : having made a migration or spawning run


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