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1. routine

noun. ['ruːˈtiːn'] an unvarying or habitual method or procedure.

Synonyms

  • modus operandi
  • rat race
  • process
  • groove
  • rut

Antonyms

  • functional
  • uselessness
  • inutility
  • unbox

Etymology

  • routine (French)
  • route (French)

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Rhymes with Routine

  • nitrosomine
  • trampoline
  • mujahideen
  • mujahedeen
  • bodenstein
  • valentin
  • unforeseen
  • sunscreen
  • submachine
  • seventeen
  • reconvene
  • propylene
  • poliquin
  • peloquin
  • norma-jean
  • marroquin
  • geraldine
  • circumvene
  • bornstein
  • benyamin
  • barentine
  • aquamarine
  • wolverine
  • thomasine
  • tangerine
  • tambourine
  • submarine
  • st_jean
  • smithereen
  • sixteen

How do you pronounce routine?

Pronounce routine as ruˈtin.

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Sentences with routine


1. Noun, singular or mass
It’s also important to maintain their usual routine, so that they keep a sense of stability.

2. Adjective
Today, it is routine for midlevel managers to be granted stock options as well.

Quotes about routine


1. The less routine the more life.
- Amos Bronson Alcott

2. I did study the art of being a barber because I wanted to figure out what my routine would be. Do you start in the front or back? Top or bottom? Swivel the chair or walk around? What I did discover is there's no such thing as the perfect haircut!
- Sean Patrick Thomas

3. With him, life was routine; without him, life was unbearable.
- Harper Lee, To Kill a Mockingbird

2. routine

noun. ['ruːˈtiːn'] a short theatrical performance that is part of a longer program.

Synonyms

  • bit
  • act
  • number
  • show-stopper
  • turn
  • stopper
  • performance
  • public presentation

Antonyms

  • underact
  • fail
  • majority
  • minority

Etymology

  • routine (French)
  • route (French)

3. routine

adjective. ['ruːˈtiːn'] found in the ordinary course of events.

Synonyms

  • quotidian
  • everyday
  • ordinary
  • unremarkable
  • workaday

Antonyms

  • inactivity
  • source program
  • object program
  • malfunction

Etymology

  • routine (French)
  • route (French)

4. routine

noun. ['ruːˈtiːn'] a set sequence of steps, part of larger computer program.

Synonyms

  • utility routine
  • software system
  • procedure
  • service routine
  • reusable routine
  • subroutine
  • recursive routine
  • program
  • library routine
  • tracing routine
  • programme
  • computer software
  • cataloged procedure
  • random number generator
  • executive routine
  • computer programme
  • function
  • subprogram
  • computer program
  • package
  • software package
  • contingency procedure
  • software
  • software program

Antonyms

  • behave
  • discontinue
  • refrain
  • activity

Etymology

  • routine (French)
  • route (French)
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