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synonyms for garden variety

  • common
  • conventional
  • dull
  • generic
  • humble
  • mediocre
  • normal
  • plain
  • simple
  • unremarkable
  • workaday
  • commonplace
  • fair
  • familiar
  • garden
  • homespun
  • household
  • inferior
  • mean
  • pedestrian
  • plastic
  • routine
  • vanilla
  • characterless
  • habitual
  • indifferent
  • modest
  • no great shakes
  • prosaic
  • quotidian
  • run-of-the-mill
  • second-rate
  • so-so
  • stereotyped
  • undistinguished
  • uneventful
  • unexceptional
  • uninspired
  • unmemorable
  • unnoteworthy
  • unpretentious
  • usual
  • white-bread

antonyms for garden variety

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  • abnormal
  • complex
  • complicated
  • decorated
  • difficult
  • embellished
  • extraordinary
  • intelligent
  • intricate
  • irregular
  • ornate
  • smart
  • sophisticated
  • strange
  • superior
  • unclear
  • uncommon
  • unconventional
  • unusual
  • different
  • exceptional
  • distinctive
  • remarkable
  • special
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        How to use garden variety in a sentence

        It ended on a complaint that she was 'tired rather and spending my time at full length on a deck-chair in the garden.'
        THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
        Ten minutes later, veiled and cloaked, she stepped out alone into the garden.
        HILDA LESSWAYSARNOLD BENNETT
        Selections for practice should be chosen which contain much variety of thought and feeling and are smooth in movement.
        EXPRESSIVE VOICE CULTUREJESSIE ELDRIDGE SOUTHWICK
        It goes without saying that Ferns of all kinds are interesting plants to grow in the garden and house.
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        Adequate conception of the extent, the variety, the excellence of the works of Art here heaped together is impossible.
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        Of course it is only the hardiest Ferns which can be expected to grow well in the town garden.
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        She apparently prefers to paint single figures of women and young girls, but her works include a variety of subjects.
        WOMEN IN THE FINE ARTS, FROM THE SEVENTH CENTURY B.C. TO THE TWENTIETH CENTURY A.D.CLARA ERSKINE CLEMENT
        In such conditions many kinds which do not flourish very freely in the open garden, grow into handsome specimens.
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        Almost, he saw her visibly change—here in the twilight of the little Luxor garden by his side.
        THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
        Some of those halls that Mr. Meadow Mouse mentioned ran right out beneath the surface of the garden.
        THE TALE OF GRANDFATHER MOLEARTHUR SCOTT BAILEY
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