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See definition of common on Dictionary.com
  • adj.average, ordinary
  • adj.generally known; held in common
  • adj.low, coarse

synonyms for common

  • accepted
  • commonplace
  • everyday
  • familiar
  • frequent
  • natural
  • prevailing
  • prevalent
  • routine
  • simple
  • trivial
  • typical
  • universal
  • bourgeois
  • characteristic
  • current
  • daily
  • general
  • humdrum
  • plain
  • probable
  • regular
  • standard
  • stock
  • banal
  • casual
  • colloquial
  • comformable
  • conventional
  • customary
  • habitual
  • hackneyed
  • homely
  • informal
  • mediocre
  • monotonous
  • passable
  • prosaic
  • run-of-the-mill
  • stale
  • stereotyped
  • trite
  • undistinguished
  • unvaried
  • usual
  • wearisome
  • workaday
  • worn-out
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antonyms for common

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  • abnormal
  • different
  • exceptional
  • infrequent
  • irregular
  • peculiar
  • rare
  • uncommon
  • unconventional
  • unfamiliar
  • unorthodox
  • unusual
  • extraordinary
  • original
  • aristocratic
  • cultured
  • excellent
  • high
  • noble
  • noteworthy
  • refined
  • scarce
  • sophisticated
  • superior
  • valuable
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Students would have a fully equipped laptop to call their own as well as one that didn’t lack key functionalities, which is common among donated devices.
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The company’s financial history is occluded — common with private companies — and a bit uneven.
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Residents often live four to a room, share a bathroom, and congregate in crowded common spaces.
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The system can’t be easily reverse-engineered to determine what it learned to pay attention to during training — a common problem for researchers trying to use AI to do science.
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Accounts on these platforms were all registered using a handful of common email addresses and phone numbers.
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The Smooth Naked Horsetail is a common plant, specially by the sides of streams and pools.
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I would ask you to imagine it translated into every language, a common material of understanding throughout all the world.
THE SALVAGING OF CIVILISATIONH. G. (HERBERT GEORGE) WELLS
Our social life is aimless without it, we are a crowd without a common understanding.
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Diplococci without capsules are common in the sputum, but have no special significance.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
He had discovered that the all-glorious boast of Spain was not exempt from the infirmities of common men.
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