normal/ordinary course of events

noun phrase

Definition of normal/ordinary course of events

: the way things usually happen It's something you would never see in the normal/ordinary course of events.

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“Normal/ordinary course of events.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/normal%2Fordinary%20course%20of%20events. Accessed 5 Dec. 2020.

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