Definition of typical
- typical suburban houses
- a specimen typical of the species
It was his typical response.
It was a typical Saturday night for us.
We wanted him to have the typical college experience of living on campus.
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: normal for a person, thing, or group : average or usual
: happening in the usual way
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without deliberation, pause, or delay
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