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  • 21 regular — [[t]re̱gjʊlə(r)[/t]] ♦♦ regulars 1) ADJ GRADED: usu ADJ n Regular events have equal amounts of time between them, so that they happen, for example, at the same time each day or each week. Take regular exercise... Now it s time for our regular… …

    English dictionary

  • 22 regular — ▪ I. regular reg‧u‧lar 1 [ˈregjlə ǁ ər] adjective 1. happening at the same time each day, month, year etc, usually quite often: • At least the job guarantees you a regular income. • Payments should be made at regular intervals, preferably weekly …

    Financial and business terms

  • 23 regular — reg|u|lar1 W2S2 [ˈregjulə US ər] adj ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(every hour/day/week etc)¦ 2¦(often)¦ 3¦(usual)¦ 4¦(equal distance)¦ 5¦(ordinary)¦ 6¦(normal size)¦ 7¦(shape)¦ 8¦(grammar)¦ 9¦(emphasizing)¦ 10 regular army/troops/so …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 24 regular — 1 adjective 1 EQUAL SPACES a regular series of things has the same amount of time or space between each thing and the next: His breathing was slow and regular. | at regular intervals: Plant the seeds at regular intervals. 2 EVERY DAY (usually… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 25 regular — I. adjective Etymology: Middle English reguler, from Anglo French, from Late Latin regularis regular, from Latin, of a bar, from regula rule more at rule Date: 14th century 1. belonging to a religious order 2. a. formed, built, arranged, or… …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 26 regular — regular1 (Del lat. regulāre). 1. tr. Medir, ajustar o computar algo por comparación o deducción. 2. Ajustar, reglar o poner en orden algo. Regular el tráfico. 3. Ajustar el funcionamiento de un sistema a determinados fines. 4. Determinar las… …

    Diccionario de la lengua española

  • 27 regular — Conformable to law. Steady or uniform in course, practice, or occurrence; not subject to unexplained or irrational variation. Usual, customary, normal or general. Gerald v. American Cas. Co. of Reading, Pa., D.C.N.C., 249 F.Supp. 355, 357. Made… …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 28 regular — reg|u|lar1 [ regjələr ] adjective *** ▸ 1 arranged evenly ▸ 2 doing something often ▸ 3 ordinary ▸ 4 with normal grammar ▸ 5 of professional army 1. ) usually before noun arranged so that there is the same amount of time between events, or the… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 29 regular — I UK [ˈreɡjʊlə(r)] / US [ˈreɡjələr] adjective *** 1) a) [usually before noun] arranged so that there is the same amount of time between events or the same amount of space between objects We hold regular monthly meetings. on a regular basis: They… …

    English dictionary

  • 30 Regular — The term regular can mean normal or obeying rules. Regular may refer to:In organizations: * Regular Army for usage in the U.S. Army * Regular clergy, members of a religious order subject to a rule of life * Regular Force for usage in the Canadian …

    Wikipedia

  • 31 regular — regularity /reg yeuh lar i tee/, regularness, n. /reg yeuh leuhr/, adj. 1. usual; normal; customary: to put something in its regular place. 2. evenly or uniformly arranged; symmetrical: regular teeth. 3. characterized by fixed principle, uniform… …

    Universalium

  • 32 regular — /ˈrɛgjələ / (say regyuhluh) adjective 1. usual; normal; customary: to put something in its regular place. 2. conforming in form or arrangement; symmetrical: regular teeth. 3. characterised by fixed principle, uniform procedure, etc.: regular… …

    Australian-English dictionary

  • 33 regular — 1 v tr (Se conjuga como amar) 1 Hacer que algo funcione o se produzca de acuerdo con un orden, regla o ley, de manera uniforme o bajo control: regular la salida de agua, regular la venta de artículos de lujo 2 Determinar una ley, una norma, un… …

    Español en México

  • 34 regular — {{#}}{{LM R33487}}{{〓}} {{ConjR33487}}{{\}}CONJUGACIÓN{{/}}{{SynR34316}} {{[}}regular{{]}} ‹re·gu·lar› {{《}}▍ adj.inv.{{》}} {{<}}1{{>}} Uniforme o sin grandes cambios, alteraciones o fallos en la forma o en su desarrollo: • El enfermo mantiene… …

    Diccionario de uso del español actual con sinónimos y antónimos

  • 35 regular — adj. 1 frequent VERBS ▪ be, seem ▪ become ADVERB ▪ very ▪ fairly, pretty (esp. AmE …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 36 regular — adj. & n. adj. 1 conforming to a rule or principle; systematic. 2 (of a structure or arrangement) harmonious, symmetrical (regular features). 3 acting or done or recurring uniformly or calculably in time or manner; habitual, constant, orderly. 4… …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 37 regular — reg•u•lar [[t]ˈrɛg yə lər[/t]] adj. 1) usual; normal; customary 2) evenly or uniformly arranged; symmetrical 3) characterized by fixed principle, uniform procedure, etc 4) recurring at fixed or uniform intervals 5) having regular menses or bowel… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 38 regular*/*/*/ — [ˈregjʊlə] adj I 1) arranged so that there is the same amount of time or space between things regular monthly meetings[/ex] They come here on a regular basis.[/ex] 2) doing something or done frequently a regular customer[/ex] regular… …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 39 regular — 01. The waitress here knows exactly how I like my steak because I m a [regular] customer. 02. Someone once said that politicians are like diapers. They both need changing [regularly], and for the same reason. 03. Andrea comes to the exercise… …

    Grammatical examples in English

  • 40 regular — adjective 1》 arranged in a constant or definite pattern, especially with the same space between individual instances. 2》 recurring at short uniform intervals: a regular monthly check.     ↘done or happening frequently.     ↘doing the same thing… …

    English new terms dictionary