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English definition of “classic”

classic

adjective (TYPICAL)    /ˈklæs.ɪk/
having all the characteristics or qualities that you expect: He's a classic example of a kid who's clever but lazy. He had all the classic symptoms of the disease.Samples and examples informal disapproving bad or unpleasant, but not very surprising or unexpected: It's classic - you arrive at the station on time and find that the train's left early.Serious and unpleasantNot attractive to look atInformal words for bad
(Definition of classic adjective (TYPICAL) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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