Usage examples for typical

  1. The colouring is subdued but radiant with sunlight, and few pictures are as typical of the master's hand. – Great Masters in Painting: Perugino by George C. Williamson
  2. I remember one such expedition which is typical of many. – Indian Boyhood by [AKA Ohiyesa], Charles A. Eastman
  3. Let critics, observing always who speaks and in what spirit he speaks, try to improve a word in a typical passage of Shakespeare. – Platform Monologues by T. G. Tucker
  4. Both of them are typical examples of another phase of tuberculosis that is interesting to realize. – Psychotherapy by James J. Walsh
  5. The Queen's Megaron may be taken as typical. – The Sea-Kings of Crete by James Baikie
  6. The author has thus given an extreme case, but it is a typical and a true one, the actual experience of a person who related the circumstances to him. – The Pearl of India by Maturin M. Ballou
  7. There was a man who to all appearance was a typical English gentleman, proud, sensitive of his honour, in every action which came before the world a right- dealing and a right- doing man. – The Betrayal by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  8. His knowledge and methods cannot be taken as typical, however, because his intellectual level was considerably above the average in the colony. – Medicine in Virginia, 1607-1699 by Thomas P. Hughes
  9. And it is typical of him to forget that sort of thing. – Acres of Diamonds by Russell H. Conwell
  10. " Well, well, it is a sad case, and very typical of many which come in my way. – Round the Red Lamp Being Facts and Fancies of Medical Life by Arthur Conan Doyle
  11. Personally speaking, he presented a remarkable contrast to the typical British farmer. – The Legacy of Cain by Wilkie Collins
  12. He was very yellow, had long black hair, gold spectacles and a top hat; he was a typical Japanese, but he spoke English perfectly. – The Note-Books of Samuel Butler by Samuel Butler
  13. In that respect, I fancied, she was typical of a large class of women- that class that thinks a doctor is a magician, or should be. – The Blue Germ by Martin Swayne
  14. One case of this I will mention, which is typical of many. – The Child of the Dawn by Arthur Christopher Benson
  15. This is a typical instance of the way in which the themes are used. – The Perfect Wagnerite A Commentary on the Niblung's Ring by George Bernard Shaw
  16. These are only a few; but they are typical. – A Wanderer in Paris by E. V. Lucas
  17. That on the south side, borne on huge corbels, has in front an arcade of seven round arches, resting on round shafts with typical Manoelino caps. – Portuguese Architecture by Walter Crum Watson
  18. But it is typical of the whole detachment and distinction of his mind that for this abstract ideal he was willing to strengthen the heir of the king whom he had tried to exclude. – A Short History of England by G. K. Chesterton
  19. It's a typical woman's answer. – Nan Sherwood on the Mexican Border by Annie Roe Carr
  20. Isn't he a typical California labor man? – The Native Son by Inez Haynes Irwin