Pronunciation: (yOO'zhOO-ul, yOOzh'wul),[key] —adj. 1. habitual or customary: her usual skill. 2. commonly met with or observed in experience; ordinary: the usual January weather. 3. commonplace; everyday: He says the usual things. 4. as usual, in the customary or usual manner: As usual, he forgot my birthday.
—n. something that is usual: He could expect only the usual.