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dominant, halfway, mainstream, mean, median, mediocre, medium, mezzo, mid, middle-of-the-road, middling, midmost, moderate, predominant, run-of-the-mill, stereotype, unexceptional, usual, average, boilerplate, common, commonplace, conventional, customary, everyday, normal, nowhere, standard, stock.
average; not distinctive
characterless, common, commonplace, conventional, dull, fair, garden, generic, homespun, household, humble, indifferent, inferior, mean, mediocre, modest, pedestrian, plain, plastic, prosaic, second-rate, simple, so-so, stereotyped, undistinguished, uneventful, unexceptional, uninspired, unmemorable, unpretentious, unremarkable, vanilla, workaday, white-bread, unnoteworthy, garden variety, no great shakes.
junky, second-rate, shoddy, tawdry, rinky-dink, scroungy, second rate, secondrate, two bit, catchpenny, rubbishy, cruddy, glitzy, no bargain, no good, rinkydink, small time.
accustomed, customary, established, everyday, frequent, general, habitual, humdrum, natural, normal, popular, prevailing, public, quotidian, routine, run-of-the-mill, settled, standard, stock, traditional, typical, usual, wonted, Familiar.
prearranged, in the cards, cut and dried.
circadian, day by day, day-to-day, diurnal, from day to day, once a day, once daily, most often.
out-of-date, prosy, repetitious, repetitive, usual thing, earthbound, unexciting, uninspiring, longwinded, oft-repeated, big yawn, out of date.
habitual, recurrent, disciplined, routine.
menial, proletarian, reverential, self-conscious, timorous, trivial, unassuming, unpretentious, low-ranking, supplicatory, unambitious, Low-born.
unemphatic, Unconspicuous, low-profile, low key.
good-for-nothing, junker, most inferior, low-grade, low-rent, low-quality.
unerring, to the letter, undeviating, unexaggerated, not figurative, the letter.
cast down, lowborn, unwashed.
down-at-heel, down at heel.
banal, modest, so-so, suburban, average, common, mean, mediocre, mundane, normal, routine, standard, usual, no great shakes, of poor quality.
unclassifiable, unclassified, unmemorable.
self-explanatory, nailed down, in the bag, iced, undisguised, Cinched, clear as a bell, clear cut, open and shut, sewn up.
subnormal, poorer, niggardly, SUBPAR..
accustomed, average, canonical, chronic, common, commonplace, constant, continual, conventional, customary, cyclical, epochal, everyday, frequent, general, habitual, monotonous, mundane, normal, orthodox, periodic, prevailing, recurrent, regular, rhythmic, routine, standard, steady, stock, traditional, universal, Familiar, Predominating, metronomic, usual.
well-thought-of, Redoubted, be fitting, be coming.
second-class, second class.
mass-produced, played out, well-worn, worn thin.
bald, blunt, candid, casual, clear, direct, folksy, frank, honest, informal, intelligible, outspoken, prosaic, simple, stark, straightforward, unadorned, uncluttered, unpretentious, Plain-spoken, unpoetical.
not much for looks, not much to look at, short on looks.
unimpressed, unmotivated, phoned in.
at home with.
special, uncommon, unusual.
average, banal, banausic, characterless, common, commonplace, cut-and-dried, cut-and-dry, everyday, fair, indifferent, mediocre, middling, mundane, nondescript, ordinary bicycle, passable, quotidian, routine, run-of-the-mill, run-of-the-mine, so-so, tolerable, trivial, unexceptional, unremarkable, workaday.
Ordinaries, communal table.
Examples of usage:
– Furze the Cruel by John Trevena
– The Captives by Hugh Walpole
– 54-40 or Fight by Emerson Hough
– Ethan Frome by Edith Wharton
– Beautiful Joe by Marshall Saunders