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British English: /ˈɔːdɪn(ə)ri/
, /ˈɔːd(ə)n(ə)ri/
American English: /ˈɔrdnˌɛri/

Translation of ordinary in Italian:


  • 1 (normal)
    (experience, clothes)
    (citizen, life, family)
    to seem quite ordinary
    sembrare del tutto ordinario o comune
    to be just ordinary people
    non essere che gente comune
    most ordinary mortals wouldn't understand it objects in ordinary use
    oggetti d'uso quotidiano o ordinario
    this is no ordinary case
    non è un caso comune
    in the ordinary way, I'd have accepted
    normalmente o in una situazione normale, avrei accettato
  • 3 [pejorative] (uninspiring)
    (place, film, performance, meal, person)


  • 1 (normal) See examples:to be out of the ordinary
    essere fuori del comune
    the trip was something out of the ordinary
    la gita è stata qualcosa di fuori dall'ordinario
    it's nothing out of the ordinary
    non è nulla di straordinario

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