Synonyms for normal

Synonyms for (noun) normal

Synonyms: convention, formula, pattern, normal, rule

Definition: something regarded as a normative example

Usage: the convention of not naming the main character; violence is the rule not the exception; his formula for impressing visitors

Similar words: practice

Definition: knowledge of how something is usually done

Usage: it is not the local practice to wear shorts to dinner

Synonyms for (adjective) normal

Synonyms: normal

Definition: conforming with or constituting a norm or standard or level or type or social norm; not abnormal

Usage: serve wine at normal room temperature; normal diplomatic relations; normal working hours; normal word order; normal curiosity; the normal course of events

Similar words: mean, average

Definition: approximating the statistical norm or average or expected value

Usage: the average income in New England is below that of the nation; of average height for his age; the mean annual rainfall


Similar words: average, median

Definition: relating to or constituting the middle value of an ordered set of values (or the average of the middle two in a set with an even number of values)

Usage: the median value of 17, 20, and 36 is 20; the median income for the year was $15,000


Similar words: average, modal

Definition: relating to or constituting the most frequent value in a distribution

Usage: the modal age at which American novelists reach their peak is 30


Similar words: natural

Definition: functioning or occurring in a normal way; lacking abnormalities or deficiencies

Usage: it's the natural thing to happen; natural immunity; a grandparent's natural affection for a grandchild


Similar words: regular

Definition: not deviating from what is normal

Usage: her regular bedtime


Similar words: typical

Definition: conforming to a type

Usage: the typical (or normal) American; typical teenage behavior


Synonyms: normal

Definition: forming a right angle

Similar words: perpendicular

Definition: intersecting at or forming right angles

Usage: the axes are perpendicular to each other