|1.||[ adjective ] not exceptional in any way especially in quality or ability or size or degree|
"ordinary everyday objects" "ordinary decency" "an ordinary day" "an ordinary wine"
|Related terms:||extraordinary everyday indifferent indifferent banal average characterless common commonplace cut-and-dried run-of-the-mill banausic mine_run cut-and-dried usual common ordinariness|
|2.||[ adjective ] lacking special distinction, rank, or status; commonly encountered|
"average people" "the ordinary (or common) man in the street"
|3.||[ noun ] (law,work) a judge of a probate court|
|Related terms:||judge law|
|4.||[ noun ] the expected or commonplace condition or situation|
: "not out of the ordinary"
|Related terms:||condition condition|
|5.||[ noun ] (religion,Christianity) a clergyman appointed to prepare condemned prisoners for death|
|6.||[ noun ] (transportation) an early bicycle with a very large front wheel and small back wheel|
|Related terms:||cycle bicycle|
|7.||[ noun ] (heraldry) any of several conventional figures used on shields|
|Related terms:||charge bend fesse bend_sinister bar_sinister heraldry|