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Origin of garden-variety
Words nearby garden-variety
Example sentences from the Web for garden-variety
Others suffer a nasty twist of fate that balloons their garden-variety misbehavior into a superscandal.
He loves the retail aspects of politics and relates well to garden-variety voters.The Pros and Cons of Joe Biden Hitting the Campaign Trail|Michelle Cottle|March 8, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Kerry, like so many of his Senate brethren, is your garden-variety bore.Mitt Romney: The GOP’s Own John Kerry, or Is He More an Al Gore?|Michelle Cottle|January 14, 2012|DAILY BEAST
At first blush, Vania Sisk's MySpace page looks like garden-variety millennial narcissism.
Idioms and Phrases with garden-variety
Ordinary, common, as in I don't want anything special in a VCR—the garden variety will do. This term alludes to a common plant as opposed to a specially bred hybrid. [Colloquial; 1920]