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Meaning of USUAL

Pronunciation:  'yoozhooul

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [adj]  occurring or encountered or experienced or observed frequently or in accordance with regular practice or procedure; "grew the usual vegetables"; "the usual summer heat"; "came at the usual time"; "the child's usual bedtime"
  2. [adj]  commonly encountered; "a common (or familiar) complaint"; "the usual greeting"

USUAL is a 5 letter word that starts with U.


 Synonyms: accustomed, customary, familiar, habitual, regular, wonted(a)
 Antonyms: unusual
 See Also: common



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\U"su*al\, a. [L. usualis, from usus use: cf. F. usuel.
See {Use}, n.]
Such as is in common use; such as occurs in ordinary
practice, or in the ordinary course of events; customary;
ordinary; habitual; common.

      Consultation with oracles was a thing very usual and
      frequent in their times.                 --Hooker.

      We can make friends of these usual enemies. --Baxter.
-- {U"su*al*ly}, adv. -- {U"su*al*ness}, n.