Definitions of normal

  1. something regarded as a normative example; " the convention of not naming the main character"; " violence is the rule not the exception"; " his formula for impressing visitors"
  2. ( geometry) forming a right angle
  3. conforming with or constituting a norm or standard or level or type or social norm; not abnormal; " serve wine at normal room temperature"; " normal diplomatic relations"; " normal working hours"; " normal word order"; " normal curiosity"; " the normal course of events"
  4. ( psychology) being approximately average or within certain limits in e. g. intelligence and development; " a perfectly normal child"; " of normal intelligence"; " the most normal person I've ever met"
  5. in accordance with scientific laws
  6. being approximately average or within certain limits in e. g. intelligence and development; " a perfectly normal child"; " of normal intelligence"; " the most normal person I've ever met"
  7. forming a right angle
  8. According to an established norm, rule, or principle; conformed to a type, standard, or regular form; performing the proper functions; not abnormal; regular; natural; analogical.
  9. According to a square or rule; perpendicular; forming a right angle. Specifically: Of or pertaining to a normal.
  10. Standard; original; exact; typical.
  11. Denoting a solution of such strength that every cubic centimeter contains the same number of milligrams of the element in question as the number of its molecular weight.
  12. Denoting certain hypothetical compounds, as acids from which the real acids are obtained by dehydration; thus, normal sulphuric acid and normal nitric acid are respectively S( OH) 6, and N( OH) 5.
  13. Denoting that series of hydrocarbons in which no carbon atom is united with more than two other carbon atoms; as, normal pentane, hexane, etc. Cf. Iso-.
  14. Any perpendicular.
  15. A straight line or plane drawn from any point of a curve or surface so as to be perpendicular to the curve or surface at that point.
  16. According to rule; perpendicular; regular; natural; as, a normal heartbeat; serving as a standard or model.
  17. Normally.
  18. 1. Typical, usual, healthy, according to the rule or standard. 2. In bacteriology, nonimmune, untreated; noting an animal, or the serum or substance contained therein of an animal which has not been experimentally immunized against any microorganism or its products.
  19. According to rule: regular: analogical: perpendicular.
  20. A perpendicular.
  21. Regular; analogical, serving as a standard.
  22. Conformed to a type or standard; typical; ordinary; regular.
  23. A usual or accepted rule or process.
  24. Average or mean value.
  25. According to norm or rule; regular; perpendicular.
  26. A perpendicular. Normal school, an institution for training teachers.
  27. According to established rule or law; obeying what is believed to be the natural law; perpendicular; natural form or structure; teaching first rules and principles; instructing in the art of teaching.
  28. The perpendicular to a curve at some particular point, being also the perpendicular to a tangent.
  29. Consistent with type or standard.

Antonyms for normal

individualized, staggering, unreasonable, only, kinky, textbook, despondent, hysterical, whimsical, loony tunes, demented, crazy, spooky, incomparable, sublime, bananas, mixed-up, untypical, Aberrational, unusual, nonrepresentative, out-of-the-way, quintessential, delusionary, freak, distinctive, maniacal, preternatural, subjective, off-the-wall, unpredictable, distraught, fixated, personal, special, irrational, startling, deviant, certifiable, classic, fabulous, outstanding, outrageous, unfamiliar, nuts, matchless, depressed, unbalanced, funky, unparalleled, loony, rare, schizoid, psychotic, gaga, anomaly, outre, notable, haunting, unaccustomed, perverted, neurotic, patented, paranormal, Daffy, crackers, particular, conspicuous, berserk, mystic, uncustomary, archetypal, nonconformist, spookish, defective, eerie, jolting, far-out, psychic, phenomenal, unsurpassable, portentous, wacky, monomaniacal, wondrous, remarkable, insane, awesome, unexampled, psycho, nuclear, raving, personalized, inimitable, oddball, unmatched, wild, scarce, paradigmatic, blindsiding, parallel, bonkers, magic, bughouse, crackpot, monstrous, wonderful, especial, idiosyncratic, delusional, unorthodox, awful, shocking, oblique, occult, prodigious, jaw-dropping, moonstruck, obsessed, recherche, infrequent, daft, unequaled, unknown, barmy, prominent, unnatural, antidromic, idiomatic, astonishing, amazing, abnormal, fantastic, quaint, supranormal, cranky, droll, loco, paranoiac, dumbfounding, quirky, deranged, crackbrained, laughable, ballistic, Queerish, balmy, odd, supernormal, frenzied, definitive, brachydactylic, delirious, brachydactylous, curious, meshuga, striking, mad, loopy, devious, unsurpassed, brainsick, non compos mentis, nutty, offbeat, bats, marvelous, unique, haywire, subnormal, freakish, paranoid, aberrated, uncanny, dotty, peerless, frantic, unconventional, senseless, parapsychological, spaced-out, noteworthy, off, way out, model, psychical, cuckoo, obsessive-compulsive, pixilated, schizophrenic, unprecedented, WUD, disturbed, erratic, lunatic, stupendous, unhinged, stunning, singular, potty, eye-opening, surprising, crazed, batty, vicarious, bizarre, unearthly, atypical, comical, extraordinaire, screwy, miraculous, uncommon, abnormality, outlandish, ape, bizarro, cracked, funny, creepy, distracted, astounding, weirdo, unsound, strange, flabbergasting, mental, kooky, unrivaled, weird, deviate, unwonted, unexpected, crotchety, exceeding, eccentric, novel, aberrant, irregular, psychokinetic, disordered, foolish, exemplary, numinous, extraordinary, monstrosity, anomalous, peculiar, scatty, witless, wacko, bedlam, amok, stupefying, exceptional, signal, individual, privy, kafkaesque, nonpareil, fruity, monomaniac, off-kilter, private, jarring, magical, salient.

Quotes of normal

  1. If I was in a room with a bunch of skinheads talking about racism, then I would be disturbed, but after we finished a take, we were normal people again. – Edward Furlong
  2. The fact to which we have got to cling, as to a lifebelt, is that it is possible to be a normal decent person and yet be fully alive. – Allen Ginsberg
  3. We've got fifty people at Gitmo that are too dangerous to be let go that will never go through a normal criminal trial. Let's create a new legal system, so they'll have their day in court. – Lindsey Graham
  4. I started promoting clubs when I was 15. 1 was doing what is considered the normal collegiate stuff when I was a lot younger. I was holding my own, but doing a lot of crazy things. – Brian Austin Green
  5. We've had a series of major news stories that have brought in viewers who either were sampling to see what else was available or were normal news watchers. The Florida recount and the end of the election was a huge development. And then 9/11 came along. – Brit Hume
  6. Well, I'm pretty domestic actually. I walk my dog. I go grocery shopping. I hang out with friends. I'm pretty normal whatever normal is, on my off time. – James Iha
  7. I don't think the money people in Hollywood have ever thought I was normal but I am dedicated to my work and that's what counts. – Angelina Jolie
  8. I shouldn't say I'm looking forward to leading a normal life, because I don't know what normal is. – Martina Navratilova
  9. Our experiments not only proved the existence of a nervous apparatus in the above -mentioned glands, but also disclosed some facts clearly showing the participation of these nerves in normal activity. – Ivan Pavlov
  10. Normal military trade is undoubtedly part of the normal State -to -State relations. – Li Peng
  11. My whole goal was to be able to work in television and film and maintain a normal life, never be in a tabloid. – Pauley Perrette
  12. I try to keep myself as sane and as grounded as possible by surrounding myself with normal people, such as all the friends that I've had from when I was little. – Emily Rossum
  13. I think that's the thing. I don't want to date a celebrity. I want to date a normal person. So I'm looking for a normal person. – Ashlee Simpson
  14. To refuse awards is another way of accepting them with more noise than is normal – Peter Ustinov
  15. Sometimes I forget that I am even watching myself, realizing that's me. It's like you almost become a fan yourself: You are just this normal person watching this show, and then you realize that it's your show. It's weird sometimes. – Evan R. Wood

Usage examples for normal

  1. Had Lorraine been in her normal condition, she could hardly have failed to notice that the " Hal" who came up in haste to ask this urgent question was not the " Hal" of a few months, a few weeks ago. – Winding Paths by Gertrude Page
  2. Nothing gives greater satisfaction to the normal high school boy than to find an error in the text, the teacher's statements, or the map. – The Teaching of History by Ernest C. Hartwell
  3. I say two- perfectly- normal people- But it has just happened! – The Firing Line by Robert W. Chambers
  4. But it seemed suddenly to bring them back to the normal – Angel Island by Inez Haynes Gillmore
  5. But the flash passed and darkness again gathered about me, the normal darkness of those hateful days. – Lore of Proserpine by Maurice Hewlett
  6. He told himself that he should have remembered that her present nervous condition could not be normal – Running Sands by Reginald Wright Kauffman
  7. Quite calm and normal – In the Mayor's Parlour by J. S. (Joseph Smith) Fletcher
  8. " Perfectly normal he declared when the examination was finished. – The Gray Phantom's Return by Herman Landon
  9. Instead she felt quite normal – Gargoyles by Ben Hecht
  10. That thing happened just two hours before it was time for the shift to change once again, and when normal work was back in progress in the Shed. – Space Platform by Murray Leinster
  11. It is well to be normal and like New York!" – She Buildeth Her House by Will Comfort
  12. It is not the natural and the normal life. – The Higher Powers of Mind and Spirit by Ralph Waldo Trine
  13. Four was the normal number of eggs." – The Nests and Eggs of Indian Birds, Volume 1 by Allan O. Hume
  14. There was therefore nothing to be done but to take care of her, and if she recovered her normal health she must be removed to her home at once. – Paul Patoff by F. Marion Crawford
  15. The development of the spiritual faculties is just as normal as is that of the intellectual. – The Life Radiant by Lilian Whiting
  16. The normal man demands to see where he is going. – The Church, the Schools and Evolution by J. E. (Judson Eber) Conant
  17. When fall came, Sally went away to Normal School. – Concerning Sally by William John Hopkins
  18. We must shoe; we cannot shoe and leave a normal foot! – Diseases of the Horse's Foot by Harry Caulton Reeks
  19. In times of crisis, whether in the affairs of the Cause or in one's own family, people naturally behave differently from under normal circumstances. – Unfolding Destiny by Shoghi Effendi
  20. Then the current of his life ran back into its normal channels, and he found himself talking with excited eagerness. – Masterman and Son by W. J. Dawson

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