Significado de “typical” - en el Diccionario Inglés

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typical en inglés británico

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typicaladjective

uk /ˈtɪp.ɪ.kəl/ us /ˈtɪp.ɪ.kəl/

B1 showing all the characteristics that you would usually expect from a particular group of things:

I must look like the typical tourist with my shorts and my camera.
This kind of hot and spicy food is very typical of the food in the south of the country.

disapproving showing all the bad characteristics that you expect from someone or something, often in a way that is annoying:

It's just typical of Dan to spend all that money on the equipment and then lose interest two months later.
"He called at the last minute to say he wasn't coming." "Typical!"

Más ejemplos

  • The typical lawn mower makes about 90 decibels of noise.
  • It's typical of the boss to kick someone when they're down.
  • It's a typical country estate with a large house for the owner, farm buildings and estate workers' houses.
  • I was your typical lanky teenager.
  • She's a typical teenager, coming home late at night and mouthing off to her parents.

(Definición de typical del Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

typical en inglés americano

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typicaladjective

us /ˈtɪp·ɪ·kəl/

showing the characteristics of a particular kind of person or thing:

He looked like the typical tourist with his camera and baseball cap.
This dish is typical of Southern cooking.

disapproving Typical also means behaving as you would expect:

"He called to say he wasn’t coming." "Typical! You can’t rely on Michael for anything!"

(Definición de typical del Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)