commonness commonness

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the state of being that is commonly observed
  2. (n) the quality of lacking taste and refinement
  3. (n) ordinariness as a consequence of being frequent and commonplace
  4. (n) sharing of common attributes

News

  • County Agencies Address Growing E-Cigarette Trend

    Presentations to highlight commonness of e-cigarettes on school campuses By Andrea Papagianis Various agencies and organizations are teaming up this month to educate parents and the community on the prevalence of electronic cigarettes in Orange County schools. A series of five talks presented by the Orange County Sheriff’s Department will introduce attendees to various types […]
    on March 11, 2014     Source: The Capistrano Dispatch

Quotes

  1. "For me, the drama lies in the commonness of the issues, in the ordinariness of the people called on to resolve them, and the seriousness with which they accept the responsibility for participating in decisions that affect all aspects of our...
    on Jun 7, 2007 By: Frederick Wiseman Source: Twin Falls Times-News

  2. Israeli Vice Premier Shimon Peres said the pope "embodied the best that is within all mankind as well as the commonness of humanity. ...... His actions and statements transformed relations between the Catholic and Jewish faiths, and made a...
    on Apr 2, 2005 By: Shimon Peres Source: USA Today

Word of the Day
subordinate subordinate
/sə ˈbɔr də ˌneɪt /