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Common (IPA: /ˈkɑmən/)


Common (v.)

Belonging or relating equally, or similarly, to more than one; as, you and I have a common interest in the property.

Common (v.)

Belonging to or shared by, affecting or serving, all the members of a class, considered together; general; public; as, properties common to all plants; the common schools; the Book of Common Prayer.

Common (v.)

Often met with; usual; frequent; customary.

Common (v.)

Not distinguished or exceptional; inconspicuous; ordinary; plebeian; -- often in a depreciatory sense.

Common (v.)

Profane; polluted.

Common (v.)

Given to habits of lewdness; prostitute.

Common (n.)

The people; the community.

Common (n.)

An inclosed or uninclosed tract of ground for pleasure, for pasturage, etc., the use of which belongs to the public; or to a number of persons.

Common (n.)

The right of taking a profit in the land of another, in common either with the owner or with other persons; -- so called from the community of interest which arises between the claimant of the right and the owner of the soil, or between the claimants and other commoners entitled to the same right.

Common (v. i.)

To converse together; to discourse; to confer.

Common (v. i.)

To participate.

Common (v. i.)

To have a joint right with others in common ground.

Common (v. i.)

To board together; to eat at a table in common.

Common ()

See Common sense, under Sense.

Common

Part of the Christian liturgy

Common

American rapper, actor and author from Illinois

Common

Racehorse

Common

2014 TV film directed by David Blair

Common

Family name

Example Sentence (Quote)

" "Are you aware we anticipate the Apocalypse, von Bek ?" The obsession's common enough, Montsorbier, amongst ignorant folk ."" - Michael Moorcock

Example Sentence (Quote)

" "As simple as that? You didn't use magic ?" Only common sense. It's a lot more reliable in the long run ."" - Discworld

Example Sentence (Quote)

" "I've come to believe that genius is an exceedingly common human quality, probably natural to most of us ."" - Genius

Example Sentence (Quote)

" 95% of Economics is common sense deliberately made complicated." - Economics

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A class is a set of objects that share a common structure and a common behavior" - Grady Booch


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