(in Britain) the formal name for O level
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How to use Ordinary level in a sentence
The other remark is, Pitch your Ordinary level of life on so quiet a note that simple things shall not fail to please.Three Addresses to Girls at School | James Maurice Wilson
A Church, eminent for its zeal and spirituality, comes down to the Ordinary level, and seems to lose its power.The Expositor's Bible: The Book of Joshua | William Garden Blaikie
There was an individuality about Gipsy which marked her out, and raised her above the Ordinary level.The Leader of the Lower School | Angela Brazil
On the other hand there are those whose thoughts never rise above the Ordinary level, but whose essays are very models of style.The Life of Ludwig van Beethoven, Volume I (of 3) | Alexander Wheelock Thayer
On a closer examination, the river appeared to me much below its Ordinary level, and its current was scarcely perceptible.