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1. regular

adjective. ['ˈrɛgjəlɝ, ˈreɪgjəlɝ'] in accordance with fixed order or procedure or principle.

Synonyms

  • systematic
  • regularity
  • official
  • stock
  • timed
  • symmetric
  • prescribed
  • first-string
  • lawful
  • weak
  • rhythmical
  • standard
  • uniform
  • rhythmic
  • symmetrical
  • rule-governed

Antonyms

  • irregularity
  • irregular
  • asymmetrical
  • unsystematic

Etymology

  • reguler (Anglo-Norman)

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Words that Rhyme with Regular

  • cellular
  • nodular
  • particular
  • particular
  • popular
  • regular
  • similar
  • unicellular
  • unpopular
  • unspectacular

Example sentences of the word regular


1. Adjective
Drill the leaking hole to make it smooth and regular.

Quotes containing the word regular


1. Some people can't stand being alone. I love solitude and silence. But when I come out of it, I'm a regular talking machine. It's all or nothing for me.
- Celine Dion

2. Have regular hours for work and play; make each day both useful and pleasant, and prove that you understand the worth of time by employing it well. Then youth will be delightful, old age will bring few regrets, and life will become a beautiful success.
- Louisa May Alcott

3. I just love real characters; they're not pretentious, and every emotion is on the surface, they're regular working people. Their likes, their dislikes, their loves, their hates, their passions; they're all right there on the surface.
- David O. Russell

2. regular

adjective. ['ˈrɛgjəlɝ, ˈreɪgjəlɝ'] often used as intensifiers.

Synonyms

  • veritable

Antonyms

  • informal
  • secondary

Etymology

  • reguler (Anglo-Norman)

3. regular

adjective. ['ˈrɛgjəlɝ, ˈreɪgjəlɝ'] conforming to a standard or pattern.

Antonyms

  • overstock

Etymology

  • reguler (Anglo-Norman)

4. regular

adjective. ['ˈrɛgjəlɝ, ˈreɪgjəlɝ'] regularly scheduled for fixed times.

Antonyms

  • perpendicular

Etymology

  • reguler (Anglo-Norman)

5. regular

adjective. ['ˈrɛgjəlɝ, ˈreɪgjəlɝ'] in accord with regular practice or procedure.

Antonyms

  • disorganized

Etymology

  • reguler (Anglo-Norman)

6. regular

adjective. ['ˈrɛgjəlɝ, ˈreɪgjəlɝ'] occurring at fixed intervals.

Synonyms

  • even

Antonyms

  • understock
  • disrepute

Etymology

  • reguler (Anglo-Norman)

7. regular

noun. ['ˈrɛgjəlɝ, ˈreɪgjəlɝ'] a regular patron.

Synonyms

  • fixture
  • patron
  • frequenter

Antonyms

  • unlawfulness
  • illegitimate
  • powerful
  • tough

Etymology

  • reguler (Anglo-Norman)

8. regular

adjective. ['ˈrɛgjəlɝ, ˈreɪgjəlɝ'] relating to a person who does something regularly.

Synonyms

  • frequent

Antonyms

  • unofficial
  • unauthorized

Etymology

  • reguler (Anglo-Norman)

9. regular

adjective. ['ˈrɛgjəlɝ, ˈreɪgjəlɝ'] not constipated.

Synonyms

  • loose
  • lax
  • unconstipated
  • diarrhetic
  • diarrhoetic
  • diarrheic
  • diarrheal
  • diarrhoeal

Antonyms

  • unsteadiness
  • variability
  • unevenness
  • asymmetry

Etymology

  • reguler (Anglo-Norman)

10. regular

adjective. ['ˈrɛgjəlɝ, ˈreɪgjəlɝ'] officially full-time.

Antonyms

  • unestablished

Etymology

  • reguler (Anglo-Norman)
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