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

synonyms for commonest

  • 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

antonyms for commonest

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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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How to use commonest in a sentence

The words which frequently occurred he arranged‌ in order, the commonest first, and compiled exercises to suit them.
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These stems, with the refuse of other tobacco, are sometime used as filling for the commonest kind of cigars.
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It will be of value, however, to call attention to a few of the commonest errors in syllogisms.
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Though combination is the commonest method of development, it should be guarded.
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Their careful use is the commonest method of making sure of references, and so of binding sentences together.
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If they were whitewashed, in even the commonest style, they would look better than at present.
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The commonest stanza is a quatrain consisting of four heptasyllabic lines with the rhyme at the end of the couplet.
ANCIENT IRISH POETRYVARIOUS
But you must always bear in mind that treachery is one of the commonest vices of the East; you can't be too careful.
JACK HARKAWAY'S BOY TINKER AMONG THE TURKSBRACEBRIDGE HEMYNG
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