Translation of usual in Spanish:
- [method/response/comment] acostumbrado, habitual, usual; [time/place/route] de siempre, de costumbre; [clothes/appearance] de costumbre she wasn't her usual self no era la de siempre we've had more snow than usual this winter este invierno ha nevado más que de costumbre or más de lo normal as usual como de costumbre, como siempre everybody was grumbling about the weather — as usual! todos se quejaban del mal tiempo — ¡como de costumbre! or [irónico] ¡para variar! business as usual estamos abiertos as is usual at these events como suele ocurrir or pasar en estas ocasiones it is usual for candidates to apply in writing lo normal or habitual es que los candidatos hagan su solicitud por escrito the usual thing lo de siempre the usual thing is for everybody to take part lo normal es que todos participenExample sentences
- We had a bit of a chat and as usual Eric had me laughing like a drain with his dry observations on life.
- I told Megan that it was just a cold, but as usual she got worried and told me to visit the doctor.
- The usual terms and conditions apply.
noun/nombre[colloquial/familiar] (no plural/sin plural)
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in the UK
Most popular in Canada
Most popular in Australia
Most popular in Malaysia
Most popular in Pakistan
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
The Defensor del pueblo is an ombudsman nominated by the Spanish Parliament to defend the rights of citizens against government maladministration. If he upholds a complaint he advises the administration on appropriate compensation. This post, under the same name, also exists in some Latin American countries.