Adjective ordinary has 2 senses
  1. ordinary - not exceptional in any way especially in quality or ability or size or degree; "ordinary everyday objects"; "ordinary decency"; "an ordinary day"; "an ordinary wine"
    extraordinary, bonzer, exceeding, exceptional, olympian, prodigious, surpassing, howling, marvelous, marvellous, rattling, terrific, tremendous, wonderful, wondrous, fantastic, phenomenal, one, preternatural, pyrotechnic, rare, uncommon, remarkable, singular, some, special, wonderworking, frightful, great
  2. average, ordinary - lacking special distinction, rank, or status; commonly encountered; "average people"; "the ordinary (or common) man in the street"
    Antonym: uncommon (indirect, via common)
,Noun ordinary has 5 senses
  1. ordinary - a judge of a probate court
    --1 is a kind of
    judge, justice, jurist, magistrate
  2. ordinary - the expected or commonplace condition or situation; "not out of the ordinary"
    --2 is a kind of
  3. ordinary - a clergyman appointed to prepare condemned prisoners for death
    --3 is a kind of
    clergyman, reverend, man of the cloth
  4. ordinary, ordinary bicycle - an early bicycle with a very large front wheel and small back wheel
    --4 is a kind of bicycle, bike, wheel, cycle
  5. ordinary - (heraldry) any of several conventional figures used on shields
    --5 is a kind of
    charge, bearing, heraldic bearing, armorial bearing
    --5 has particulars:
     bend, bend dexter; fesse, fess; bar sinister, bend sinister