Part of speech:
Of, relating to, or resembling an axiom; self-evident:
The definition of current is something that is happening now or something that is up to date.
Being usually the case; true or applicable in most instances but not all:
Not distinguished by superior or noteworthy characteristics; average:
The definition of dull is someone who is stupid or boring or something that is not shiny or something that is not sharp.
Often encountered or seen:
Commonly recognized or accepted
The definition of customary is something done in accordance with accepted standards, rules or models of behavior.
Extremely well known; famous or renowned:
Of or pertaining to tradition; derived from tradition; communicated from ancestors to descendants by word only; transmitted from age to age without writing; as, traditional opinions; traditional customs; traditional expositions of the Scriptures.
Not adhering to convention; out of the ordinary.
Not typical, usual, or regular; not normal; deviant.
Differing from all others; unusual:
Unknown means something that people are not aware of or familiar with.
The definition of atypical is someone or something unusual or abnormal.
(Informal) Excellent; very good; first-rate
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