Found 3 items, similar to Ordinary.
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adj 1: not exceptional in any way especially in quality or ability
or size or degree; “ordinary everyday objects”
; “an ordinary day”
; “an ordinary
2: lacking special distinction, rank, or status; commonly
encountered; “average people”
; “the ordinary (or common)
man in the street”
n 1: a judge of a probate court
2: the expected or commonplace condition or situation; “not out
of the ordinary”
3: a clergyman appointed to prepare condemned prisoners for
4: an early bicycle with a very large front wheel and small
back wheel [syn: ordinary bicycle
5: (heraldry) any of several conventional figures used on
English → English
, n.; pl. Ordinaries
(a) (Roman Law) An officer who has original jurisdiction
in his own right, and not by deputation.
(b) (Eng. Law) One who has immediate jurisdiction in
matters ecclesiastical; an ecclesiastical judge; also,
a deputy of the bishop, or a clergyman appointed to
perform divine service for condemned criminals and
assist in preparing them for death.
(c) (Am. Law) A judicial officer, having generally the
powers of a judge of probate or a surrogate.
2. The mass; the common run. [Obs.]
I see no more in you than in the ordinary
Of nature's salework. --Shak.
3. That which is so common, or continued, as to be considered
a settled establishment or institution. [R.]
Spain had no other wars save those which were grown
into an ordinary. --Bacon.
4. Anything which is in ordinary or common use.
Water buckets, wagons, cart wheels, plow socks, and
other ordinaries. --Sir W.
5. A dining room or eating house where a meal is prepared for
all comers, at a fixed price for the meal, in distinction
from one where each dish is separately charged; a table
d'h[^o]te; hence, also, the meal furnished at such a
dining room. --Shak.
All the odd words they have picked up in a
coffeehouse, or a gaming ordinary, are produced as
flowers of style. --Swift.
He exacted a tribute for licenses to hawkers and
peddlers and to ordinaries. --Bancroft.
6. (Her.) A charge or bearing of simple form, one of nine or
ten which are in constant use. The bend
, and saltire
uniformly admitted as ordinaries. Some authorities include
bar, bend sinister, pile, and others. See Subordinary
(a) In actual and constant service; statedly attending and
serving; as, a physician or chaplain in ordinary. An
ambassador in ordinary is one constantly resident at a
(b) (Naut.) Out of commission and laid up; -- said of a
Ordinary of the Mass
(R. C. Ch.), the part of the Mass
which is the same every day; -- called also the canon of the Mass
, a. [L. ordinarius, fr. ordo, ordinis,
order: cf. F. ordinaire. See Order
1. According to established order; methodical; settled;
regular. “The ordinary forms of law.”
2. Common; customary; usual. --Shak.
Method is not less requisite in ordinary
conversation that in writing. --Addison.
3. Of common rank, quality, or ability; not distinguished by
superior excellence or beauty; hence, not distinguished in
any way; commonplace; inferior; of little merit; as, men
of ordinary judgment; an ordinary book.
An ordinary lad would have acquired little or no
useful knowledge in such a way. --Macaulay.
(Naut.), one not expert or fully skilled,
and hence ranking below an able seaman
Syn: Normal; common; usual; customary.
Usage: See Normal
. -- Ordinary
. A thing is
common in which many persons share or partake; as, a
common practice. A thing is ordinary when it is apt to
come round in the regular common order or succession