Synonyms for uncommonness

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I was granting her uncommonness, and hoping it wouldn't get commoner.

Unfortunately, its very rarity and uncommonness cause it to be counterfeited and imitated by unprincipled persons.

The uncommonness of the name, which was Matravis suggested to me, that this might possibly be no other than Allan's old enemy.

Its very ingenuity and uncommonness are prim facie evidence that it is neither natural nor correct.

He said he had been roused by a sound, whose power of disturbing him arose, not from its loudness, but from its uncommonness.

The uncommonness of the name, which was Matravis, suggested to me, that this might possibly be no other than Allan's old enemy.

WORD ORIGIN

1540s, "not possessed in common," from un- (1) "not" + common (adj.). Meaning "not commonly occurring, unusual, rare" is recorded from 1610s. Related: Uncommonly.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR UNCOMMONNESS

abnormalities

nounbeing different from standard or norm
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