as usual
as usual
as is the normal or typical situation. •

John ordered eggs for breakfast, as usual.

He stood quietly as usual, waiting for the bus to come.

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{adv. phr.} In the usual way; as you usually do or as it usually does. * /As usual, Tommy forgot to make his bed before he went out to play./ * /Only a week after the fire in the store, it was doing business as usual./

Dictionary of American idioms. 2013.

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  • as usual — {adv. phr.} In the usual way; as you usually do or as it usually does. * /As usual, Tommy forgot to make his bed before he went out to play./ * /Only a week after the fire in the store, it was doing business as usual./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • as usual — adverb in the usual manner (Freq. 4) as usual, she arrived late * * * adverb : in the accustomed or habitual way as usual he was late * * * as usual As is or was usual • • • Main Entry: ↑usual …   Useful english dictionary

  • as usual — adverb As is usually the case. […] and, the 3 by 3 matrix is, as usual, diagonal <! [sic] no comma here with the masses occurring down the main diagonal in sets of three […] Syn: as per usual See Also: as always, usual, usually …   Wiktionary

  • as\ usual — adv. phr. In the usual way; as you usually do or as it usually does. As usual, Tommy forgot to make his bed before he went out to play. Only a week after the fire in the store, it was doing business as usual …   Словарь американских идиом

  • as usual — in the ordinary or expected way. As usual, she was wearing jeans. He was wrong about the time, as usual, and so we missed the first part of the concert …   New idioms dictionary

  • as usual — most of the time, as is the custom As usual, she forgot to bring her book to class. as always; in the normal or accustomed way; following a normal pattern …   Idioms and examples

  • as usual — phrasal in the accustomed or habitual way < as usual they were late > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • as usual — used for saying what usually happens We went to bed that evening around 10.30 as usual …   English dictionary

  • as usual — as always, as is customary …   English contemporary dictionary

  • as usual — Synonyms and related words: as a rule, as is, as per usual, as things are, as things go, at a stand, at a standstill, chiefly, commonly, consistently, customarily, generally, habitually, mainly, most often, mostly, naturally, normally,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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