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ordinary  

1    accustomed, banal, common, customary, established, everyday, habitual, humdrum, mundane, normal, prevailing, quotidian, regular, routine, settled, standard, stock, typical, usual, wonted  
2    common or garden     (informal)   conventional, down-to-earth, familiar, homespun, household, humble, modest, plain, prosaic, run-of-the-mill, simple, unmemorable, unpretentious, unremarkable, workaday  
3    average, commonplace, dime-a-dozen     (informal)   fair, indifferent, inferior, mean, mediocre, no great shakes     (informal)   pedestrian, second-rate, stereotyped, undistinguished, unexceptional, uninspired, unremarkable  
4    out of the ordinary      atypical, distinguished, exceptional, exciting, extraordinary, high-calibre, imaginative, important, impressive, inspired, noteworthy, outstanding, rare, remarkable, significant, special, striking, superior, uncommon, unusual  
  
Antonyms     
  
1, 2 & 3    distinguished, exceptional, extraordinary, important, impressive, inspired, notable, novel, outstanding, rare, significant, superior, uncommon, unconventional, unique, unusual  
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