Synonyms of average in English:

average


See definition of average

noun

1‘the price was low compared with the average of the past 25 years’

SYNONYMS

mean, median, mode, midpoint, centre

norm, standard, rule, par

the general run


adjective

1‘the average temperature in May was 4°C below normal’

SYNONYMS

mean, median, medial, middle

2‘a woman of average height’

SYNONYMS

ordinary, standard, usual, normal, typical, regular, unexceptional

3‘a very average director making very average movies’

SYNONYMS

mediocre, second-rate, uninspired, undistinguished, ordinary, commonplace, middle-of-the-road, mainstream, unexceptional, unexciting, unremarkable, unmemorable, indifferent, humdrum, nothing special, everyday, bland, run-of-the-mill, not very good, pedestrian, prosaic, lacklustre, forgettable, amateur, amateurish

acceptable, passable, all right, adequate, fair, middling, moderate, tolerable

North American garden-variety

informal OK, so-so, bog-standard, fair-to-middling, vanilla, plain vanilla, nothing to write home about, nothing to get excited about, a dime a dozen, no great shakes, not so hot, not up to much

British informal common or garden, not much cop, ten a penny

North American informal bush-league

North American NZ Australian informal jake

NZ informal half-pie

ANTONYMS

outstanding, exceptional


Phrases

    on average

      ‘on average, I suppose we watch a couple of hours of television a night’

      SYNONYMS

      normally, usually, ordinarily, generally, generally speaking, in general, for the most part, in most cases, as a rule, typically

      overall, by and large, on the whole, on balance