Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Ordinary"

The meaning of "Ordinary" in various phrases and sentences

Q: O que significa out of the ordinary?
A: Not normal
Q: O que significa ordinary?
A: Ordinary means normal/nothing special.
Q: O que significa ordinary ?
A: normal ,common, general.
Q: O que significa out of the ordinary?
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: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com ordinary.
A: It was an ordinary day.
The movie was to show the ordinary life of everyday people.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com ordinary.
A: "It was an ordinary day."
"Ordinary people enjoy reading books and watching movies."
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com ordinary.
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Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com ordinary.
A: I'm as ordinary as it gets
its pretty ordinary
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com 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: Qual é a diferença entre ordinary e 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: Qual é a diferença entre ordinary e common e usual e 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: Qual é a diferença entre ordinary e 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: Qual é a diferença entre ordinary e 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: Qual é a diferença entre ordinary e 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
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