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synonyms for dime-a-dozen

  • customary
  • mundane
  • normal
  • obvious
  • prevalent
  • typical
  • familiar
  • humdrum
  • mainstream
  • middling
  • natural
  • ordinary
  • pedestrian
  • plebeian
  • starch
  • vanilla
  • boiler plate
  • characterless
  • clichéd
  • colorless
  • conventional
  • corny
  • familiar tune
  • garden variety
  • hackneyed
  • lowly
  • matter-of-course
  • mediocre
  • middle-of-the-road
  • prosaic
  • run-of-the-mill
  • stale
  • stereotyped
  • threadbare
  • trite
  • uneventful
  • unexceptional
  • uninteresting
  • unnoteworthy
  • widespread
  • workaday
  • worn-out

antonyms for dime-a-dozen

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  • abnormal
  • different
  • irregular
  • rare
  • uncommon
  • unconventional
  • unusual
  • exceptional
  • extraordinary
  • infrequent
  • peculiar
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How to use dime-a-dozen in a sentence

There were at least a dozen ladies seated round the big table at the Parsonage.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
Now-a-days it is the bankrupt who flouts, and his too confiding creditors who are jeered and laughed at.
GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
I ask for half a dozen projectors or so in every school, and for a well-stocked storehouse of films.
THE SALVAGING OF CIVILISATIONH. G. (HERBERT GEORGE) WELLS
Before we had all fired, Fanning and a dozen of his sharpest men had again loaded, and were by our side.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
He felt himself the meanest, vilest thing a-crawl upon this sinful earth, and she—dear God!
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
We had half a dozen passengers to Ferrara; for the rest of the way, I had this extensive traveling establishment to myself.
GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
All that scientific bric-a-brac in the cupboard had far better be thrown away.
THE SALVAGING OF CIVILISATIONH. G. (HERBERT GEORGE) WELLS
Our class has swelled to about a dozen persons now, and a good many others come and play to him once or twice and then go.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
In the centre of the room is an oval table; some dozen men are sitting at it; as many more stand behind their chairs.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
When it was too late, I could think of half a dozen ways we might have avoided getting held up.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
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