(also normalcy /ˈnôrməlsē/)
- The condition of being normal; the state of being usual, typical, or expected: let’s try to get some normality back in our livesMore example sentences
- Perhaps some kind of semblance of normality can now return.
- The election is viewed as a first step toward its return to stability, normalcy and democracy, according to the officials.
- There can be periods of high political tension but then normalcy returns.
Normalcy has been criticized as an uneducated alternative to normality, but actually is a common American usage and can be taken as standard: we are anticipating a return to normalcy .