as per usual
- used for describing something annoying that often happens
Jenny arrived ten minutes late, as per usual.
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as per usual — (informal) As usual • • • Main Entry: ↑per * * * as per usual informal phrase used for describing something annoying that often happens Jenny arrived ten minutes late, as per usual. Thesaurus: typical, traditional and usual … Useful english dictionary
as per usual — ► as per usual as usual. Main Entry: ↑per … English terms dictionary
as per usual — adverb As usual. As soon as the ice breaks up in the spring, they come to look for the sun, as if they had some doubts of his being as “per usual” <! [sic] quotation marks in the sky … Wiktionary
as per usual — as usual. → per … English new terms dictionary
as per usual — phrasal as usual … New Collegiate Dictionary
as per usual — as usual, in accordance with the norm … English contemporary dictionary
per — W1S3 [pə strong pə: $ pər strong pə:r] prep [Date: 1300 1400; : Latin; Origin: through, by ] 1.) per hour/day/week etc during each hour etc ▪ The park attracts 4 million visitors per year. miles/kilometres per hour (=used for measuring speed) ▪ a … Dictionary of contemporary English
per — ► PREPOSITION 1) for each. 2) by means of. 3) (as per) in accordance with. 4) Heraldry divided by a line in the direction of. ● as per usual Cf. ↑as per usual … English terms dictionary
usual — u|su|al W2S2 [ˈju:ʒuəl, ˈju:ʒəl] adj [Date: 1300 1400; : Late Latin; Origin: usualis, from Latin usus; USE1] 1.) happening, done, or existing most of the time or in most situations ▪ Make a cheese sauce in the usual way. ▪ I ll meet you at the… … Dictionary of contemporary English
usual — u|su|al [ juʒuəl ] adjective *** normal or typical of what happens or what people do in most situations: She gave us her usual polite smile. Dan was wearing his usual T shirt and blue jeans. more/better/worse etc. than usual: The journey to work… … Usage of the words and phrases in modern English