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Adjective
Having ordinary, or no special, characteristics
“He was content with a common sedan, as long as it could get him to work and back home again each day.”
Adjective
Occurring on a regular basis
“A mistake that is common among students is procrastinating instead of doing their homework.”
Adjective
Mutual or held in common by many
“It is a common belief that Homer Simpson was unintelligent, yet lovable.”
Adjective
Pertaining to a collective
“Let us put aside our differences for the common good of our community.”
Adjective
Used by a number of people as a group
“The hostel had a common kitchen where the backpackers could do their cooking.”
Adjective
Having low social or economic rank
“No empathy could be had from the aristocrats for the common people, whose plight they could never envisage for themselves.”
Adjective
(of behavior) Lacking in refinement
“Your common etiquette in the presence of my parents left much to be desired.”
Adjective
Easily found or obtainable
“The red maple is a common tree in North Carolina.”
Adjective
Average, or below average, in quality
“He tried his best, but it was just a common performance with no outstanding qualities.”
Adjective
(of an object) Low in quality
“It was a common contraption that was mass-produced with no regard to quality.”
Noun
A piece of land for public use
“Joseph would sometimes wander to the nearby common to reflect amongst the local folk.”
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