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noun as in customariness

noun as in incidence

noun as in mediocrity

Strongest match

noun as in normality

noun as in vulgarity

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Just as most happy eras are alike in similar ways, periods of darkness have more in common than they’re usually given credit for, and London in the early ’80s seems a not-so-distant reality from one we’re very familiar with.

Now, 84 years later, sprouts are as common as broccoli and kale, and the only still-novel thing about them may be how they grow.

This method is common for other types of at-home diagnostics, such as pregnancy tests.

These include software that can translate between 100 languages without using a common intermediary.

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The most common type of ant that people find in their homes on the East Coast and in the Midwest is called the odorous house ant, and when squished, it releases a pheromone that smells like blue cheese.

It seemed as if Professor Theobald had suddenly become a stranger to her, whom she criticised, whose commonness of fibre, ah me!

Commonness vanished before Ewart, at his expository touch all things became memorable and rare.

This commonness of experience and of present effort had made him seem very near to her—very attainable.

The objection to machine products is often formulated as an objection to the commonness of such goods.

In it one rises to the stillness of production, wherein one bathes in mystery and potency and all commonness is cleansed away.


On this page you'll find 110 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to commonness, such as: everydayness, habitualness, normalcy, normality, ordinariness, and regularity.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.