Associations to the word «Typical»


TYPICAL, adjective. Capturing the overall sense of a thing.
TYPICAL, adjective. Characteristically representing something by form, group, idea or type.
TYPICAL, adjective. Normal, average; to be expected.
TYPICAL, noun. Anything that is typical, normal, or standard.

Dictionary definition

TYPICAL, adjective. Exhibiting the qualities or characteristics that identify a group or kind or category; "a typical American girl"; "a typical suburban community"; "the typical car owner drives 10,000 miles a year"; "a painting typical of the Impressionist school"; "a typical romantic poem"; "a typical case of arteritis".
TYPICAL, adjective. Of a feature that helps to distinguish a person or thing; "Jerusalem has a distinctive Middle East flavor"- Curtis Wilkie; "that is typical of you!".
TYPICAL, adjective. Conforming to a type; "the typical (or normal) American"; "typical teenage behavior".

Wise words

Words to me were magic. You could say a word and it could conjure up all kinds of images or feelings or a chilly sensation or whatever. It was amazing to me that words had this power.
Amy Tan