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Synonyms for regular

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commonly practiced or used

characterized by or displaying symmetry, especially correspondence in scale or measure

without imperfections or blemishes, as a line or contour

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arranged or proceeding in a set, systematized pattern

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a regular patron

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a soldier in the regular army

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a dependable follower (especially in party politics)

a garment size for persons of average height and weight

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in accordance with fixed order or procedure or principle

often used as intensifiers

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conforming to a standard or pattern

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regularly scheduled for fixed times

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in accord with regular practice or procedure

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occurring at fixed intervals

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relating to a person who does something regularly

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(used of the military) belonging to or engaged in by legitimate army forces

(of solids) having clear dimensions that can be measured

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not constipated

symmetrically arranged

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not deviating from what is normal

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officially full-time

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References in classic literature ?
In order that a particular may count as an irregular appearance of a certain object, it is not necessary that it should bear any resemblance to the regular appearances as regard its intrinsic qualities.
She has obtained a regular and unanimous advice from men of her own deliberate choice.
They can discover the danger at a distance; and possessing all the organs of civil power, and the confidence of the people, they can at once adopt a regular plan of opposition, in which they can combine all the resources of the community.
The whole regular army was in the field, called there by the actions of the Black Hundreds.
Put him beside his wife and he looks a regular buffoon
This ain't no regular cargo-carrier or passenger-carrier, no more than you gentlemen are a regular company of ship-owners, with regular offices, doin' business in a regular way.
An', you know, the ground has a regular good smell to it, a-turnin' over an' turnin' over.
At intervals were heaps of green bread-fruit, raised in pyramidical stacks, resembling the regular piles of heavy shot to be seen in the yard of an arsenal.
At the conclusion of each massacre in either country, or as soon thereafter as practicable, or at stated regular periods, as may be provided by treaty, there shall be an exchange of scalps between the two Governments, scalp for scalp, without regard to sex or age; the Government having the greatest number is to be taxed on the excess at the rate of $1000 a scalp, and the other Government credited with the amount.
More fortunate results of the prevailing spirit were the gradual abandonment of the conceits and irregularities of the 'metaphysical' poets, and, most important, the perfecting of the highly regular rimed pentameter couplet, the one great formal achievement of the time in verse.
Here we shall in time be in peace, and our regular employments, our books and conversations, with exercise, the children, and every domestic pleasure in my power to procure her, will, I trust, gradually overcome this youthful attachment.