On some occasions standing ovations may be given to political leaders as a matter of course, rather than as a special honour.
Matter-of-course Sentence Examples
There is evidence that the request was prompted by the king, and his consent was given as a matter of course.
David accompanied the army, as a matter of course.
If experience develops incompatibility of temper or some other mutually repellent characteristic, separation follows as a matter of course.
From that time until 1821 the Greeks monopolized the management of Turkey's foreign relations, and soon established the regular system whereby the chief dragoman passed on as a matter of course to the dignity of hospodar of one of the Danubian principalities.
Ordinarily when a bell is struck the impulse primarily excites the radial motion, and the tangential motion follows as a matter of course.