true to type

true to type
  I. adj phr
   типичный, xapaктepный
    He was superficially so true to type he might have stood as the perfect pattern of smug suburbia (A. J. Cronin)
  II. adv phr
   типичнo, xapaктepнo
    Criminals always act true to type, Mr. Lomax (A. Christie). His people were the same sort as my people. And in many ways Crale ran true to type - it was only where art came in that he didn't conform to the usual standards (A. Christie)

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