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synonyms for comma

  • interval
  • mark
  • punctuation
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How to use comma in a sentence

I wanted it to be a dramedy, although I’d call it more of a comma.
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Fake ones use more generic words like “vacation,” “family” and “experience” accompanied by a lot of commas and exclamation marks.
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The analysis found characteristics strongly suggestive of bots — such as double commas and dangling commas that often appear with automatic scripts — though at least some of the accounts were being operated by humans.
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Cut down on any unnecessary characters like commas and spaces.
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Those little tiny objects are made up of unintelligible commas, spaces, numbers and all sorts of nebulous characters.
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It was bordered by trees for almost its entire length on both sides, and it was shaped like a enormous, elongated comma.
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Page 229 Chapter X a comma was inserted in the phrase 'he would secure the competence he had yearned for, for so many years'.
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It was done to please him; for I omitted neither accent, nor comma, nor the minutest tittle of all he had marked down.
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Lucas bore it patiently; he didn't want his great-grandchildren and Elaine's shooting it out over a matter of a misplaced comma.
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And even if nobody read it through, not even a reviewer, I should have to without skipping a word or a comma.
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WORDS RELATED TO COMMA

  • breach
  • breathing space
  • comma
  • delay
  • distance
  • downtime
  • five
  • gap
  • hiatus
  • interim
  • interlude
  • intermission
  • interregnum
  • interruption
  • lacuna
  • layoff
  • letup
  • lull
  • meantime
  • opening
  • parenthesis
  • pausation
  • period
  • playtime
  • rest
  • season
  • space
  • spell
  • ten
  • term
  • time
  • time-out
  • wait
  • while
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.