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Teachers and faculty were experimenting with now commonplace consumer technologies like speech recognition and virtual reality to create immersive learning experiences.

Temperature checks are commonplace in Turkey and many other countries, and are quickly becoming more popular in the US.

From Quartz

Today, gliding is so commonplace, we do not ask ourselves what’s happening when an airplane glides or, for that matter, when a helicopter does.

Such systems may seem commonplace today within e-commerce, but they form the very backbone of digital health companies.

From Fortune

Even after e-commerce became commonplace, many luxury companies remained cautious about jumping into digital sales.

From Quartz

When it comes to setting up a reward, the U.S. Postal Inspection Service considers “$50,000 commonplace.”

The god with horns—half human, half beast—is commonplace throughout the ancient Near East.

In a press release accompanying the video, Roberts said that such behavior is commonplace on New York streets—and in her own life.

The practice did not become truly commonplace until the 1930s when George Gallup and others came on the scene.

In reality, economic hardship is much more commonplace, and its appearance is more subtle.

My memory is well stored, but unfortunately I have never kept a diary or commonplace book of any kind.

The little foolish words, so sweetly commonplace, fell like balm upon an open wound.

Behind the commonplace sentences, the hidden wordless Play also drew on towards its Curtain.

Well, under the mask of bonhomie, which made me believe him to be a worthy man, was concealed the most commonplace nature.

Like other commonplace mortals, however, my instincts fight for the only solution of happiness I know anything about.


On this page you'll find 168 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to commonplace, such as: customary, mundane, normal, obvious, prevalent, and typical.

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