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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French usuel, from Latin usualis(for use, fit for use, also of common use, customary, common, ordinary, usual), from usus(use, habit, custom), from the past participle stem of uti(to use).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈjuːʒuəl/, /ˈjuːʒəl/
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  • Hyphenation: u‧su‧al

AdjectiveEdit

usual ‎(comparative more usual, superlative most usual)

  1. most commonly occurring
    The preference of a boy to a girl is a usual occurrence in some parts of China.
    It is becoming more usual these days to rear children as bilingual.

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Most common English words before 1923: goes · youth · sudden · #723: usual · entirely · system · sister

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CatalanEdit

AdjectiveEdit

usual m, f ‎(masculine and feminine plural usuals)

  1. usual

GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

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usual m, f (plural usuais)

  1. usual, regular, normal

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PortugueseEdit

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usual m, f ‎(plural usuais, comparable)

  1. usual (most commonly occurring)

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

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AdjectiveEdit

usual m, f ‎(plural usuales)

  1. usual

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