One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
ordinary, average, run-of-the-mill, middle-of-the-road, mainstream, conventional, unremarkable, unexceptional, unpretentious, plain, simple, undistinguished, nondescript, characterless, colourless, commonplace, humdrum, mundane, unmemorable, unspectacular, pedestrian, prosaic
routine, everyday, day-to-day, quotidian
North American garden-variety
informal bog-standard, vanilla, plain vanilla, nothing to write home about, a dime a dozen
British informal common or garden, two a penny
North American informal ornery
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