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English definition of “be par for the course”

be par for the course

disapproving
If a type of behaviour , event , or situation is par for the course , it is not good but it is normal or as you would expect : The school budget is going to be cut again this year , but then that's par for the course .Habitual and customary
(Definition of be par for the course from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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