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na adjective, noun

English Meaning(s) for 平凡

na adjective, noun
  1. ordinary; common; commonplace; mediocre; unremarkable; undistinguished; uneventful

Definition and Synonyms for 平凡

Ordinary the expected or commonplace condition or situation
Synonyms: ありきたり, 一般, 一通, 一通り, , 並々, 人並み, 凡常, 平々, 平凡, 当たり前, 普通, 通例, 通常
Ordinary lacking special distinction, rank, or status
Synonyms: ありきたり, 世間並み, 中位, 中位, 人並み, 十人並, 尋常, 尋常一様, 平凡, 平均的, 普通
Mediocre poor to middling in quality
Synonyms: 平凡
Unwashed of or associated with the great masses of people
Synonyms: おおよそ, 一般的, 世俗的, 世間並み, 並大抵, 人並み, , , 凡庸, 十人並, 尋常, 平凡, 平民的, 普通
Ordinary not exceptional in any way especially in quality or ability or size or degree
Synonyms: おおよそ, ありきたり, 世間並み, 世間的, 並大抵, 人並み, 何の変哲もない, , 凡俗, 凡常, 凡庸, 十人並, 尋常, 尋常一様, 常識的, 平俗, 平凡, 当たり前, 普通, 通俗
Average lacking exceptional quality or ability
Synonyms: おおよそ, まずまず, 世間並み, 並大抵, 中位, 中位, 人並み, , 凡庸, 十人並, 尋常, 尋常一様, 平凡, 平均的, 普通, 無難, 通俗
Second-Rate moderate to inferior in quality
Synonyms: おおよそ, , 凡俗, 凡庸, 尋常一様, 平俗, 平凡, 庸劣
Averageness ordinariness as a consequence of being average and not outstanding
Synonyms: うち, おおよそ, , , , , 中位, 中位, 中分, , 凡俗, 凡庸, 凡愚, 十人並, 平俗, 平凡,
Grossness the quality of lacking taste and refinement
Synonyms: 下品, 不意気, 低劣, , 俗悪, 俗気, 俚俗, 卑俗, 卑陋, 平凡, 粗野
Nondescript lacking distinct or individual characteristics
Synonyms: 平俗, 平凡
Routine found in the ordinary course of events
Synonyms: ありふれた, ありふれる, 平凡, 平坦, 日常的
Timeworn repeated too often
Synonyms: おおよそ, ありふれた, ありふれる, 人並み, 何の変哲もない, , 凡俗, 凡常, 凡庸, 平俗, 平凡, 庸劣, 月並み, 陳腐
Corny dull and tiresome but with pretensions of significance or originality
Synonyms: 平凡, 月並み, 陳腐
Trivial concerned with trivialities
Synonyms: 些細, 平凡
Nondescript dull and uninteresting
Synonyms: 平俗, 平凡
Ordinary commonly encountered
Synonyms: ありきたり, 世間並み, 中位, 中位, 人並み, 十人並, 尋常, 尋常一様, 平凡, 平均的, 普通
Timeworn overfamiliar through overuse
Synonyms: おおよそ, ありふれた, ありふれる, 人並み, 何の変哲もない, , 凡俗, 凡常, 凡庸, 平俗, 平凡, 庸劣, 月並み, 陳腐

Meanings for each kanji in 平凡

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Categories 平凡 is a member of

Mundaneness the quality of being commonplace and ordinary
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Condition a mode of being or form of existence of a person or thing
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Inelegance the quality of lacking refinement and good taste
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Sample Sentences for 平凡

He is a mere nobody.
The colors of the pattern are very ordinary.
He's just an ordinary man.
He is above the ordinary type of student.
It's just another story.

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