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Synonyms for run-of-the-mill

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. run-of-the-mill, run-of-the-mine, mine run, unexceptional(adj)

    not special in any way

    "run-of-the-mill boxing"; "your run-of-the-mine college graduate"; "a unexceptional an incident as can be found in a lawyer's career"

    mine run, unexceptional, run-of-the-mine


PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "run-of-the-mill":

    mediocre, banal

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  1. runofthemill

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How to use run-of-the-mill in a sentence?

  1. Donald Gregory:

    American Subcontractors Association certainly isn't the run of the mill activity, even in this post-recession environment that has probably brought some poor habits to the construction industry, some developers have made themselves very wealthy in this country by squeezing five or 10 percent out of folks.

  2. Guy Adoua:

    WFP is extremely concerned by this alarming level of hunger, this is not the usual run-of-the-mill emergency. People are left with nothing.

  3. Wasserman Schultz:

    Any opportunity they can to pull people’s eyes and ears away from that they take, the right-wing media circus fringe has immediately focused not on this run-of-the-mill investigation just reporting the facts, but jumped to outrageous egregious conclusions that they were trying to, that they have ties to terrorists and that they were stealing data.

  4. Carrie Severino:

    This President has been brazen about his willingness to take action that is normally reserved to Congress, the fact that the Court added the constitutional question means that some justices recognized that this is not a run of the mill act of prosecutorial discretion, but a novel and controversial power grab.

  5. Brad Segal:

    In this case with SARS Covid-19, I think it's still too early to know whether it's something specific to the pathophysiology, or if it's just because it's another run of the mill infection.

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