The reaction of Republican Senator Mark Kirk of Illinois was typical.
A typical Costco store has around 4,000 SKUs, most of which are stacked on pallets so that you can be your own stockboy.
I worried out loud—there had been a lot of gunfire, more than the typical burst of bullets one heard in Karachi in those days.
The typical music video you find on YouTube is colloquially called “YouTube Poop” for a reason.
Some critics have said that the movie follows a typical plot where a white man saves the native people.
In him you may see a typical and beautiful example of the Survival of the Fittest.
The fate of the ancestor had been typical of that of his descendants.
It is an habitual way of reacting to a definite and typical situation.
In the lives of great men the typical tragedies are likely to repeat themselves.
A doctrinaire, there was nothing of the typical doctrinaire, or theorist, about him.
c.1600, "symbolic, emblematic," from Medieval Latin typicalis "symbolic," from Late Latin typicus "of or pertaining to a type," from Greek typikos, from typos "impression" (see type (n.)). Sense of "characteristic" is first recorded 1850. Related: Typically.