English
English version

the usual suspects

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishthe usual suspectsthe usual suspectsthe people or things that are usually involved in or responsible for a particular activity a wine shop stocking all the usual suspects: wines from California, France, Australia suspect
Examples from the Corpus
the usual suspectsThe usual suspects are labor unions, which have been around for a century.Then come the usual suspects, categories that we can rattle through quickly before announcing the big ones.But there is a lot in it for the usual suspects.In other words, the usual suspects.
Pictures of the day
What are these?
Click on the pictures to check.