Common in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Common

Mutual; shared by more than one. | Occurring or happening regularly or frequently; usual. | Found in large numbers or in a large quantity. | Simple, ordinary or vulgar. | (grammar) In some languages, particularly Germanic languages, of the gender originating from the coalescence of the masculine and feminine categories of nouns.

Short Sentences for Common

  • 1. Away with common beauties! 🔊
  • 2. All these are talents of no common man. 🔊
  • 3. They had no common conversational small change. 🔊
  • 4. The school stands for the common home of the class. 🔊
  • 5. Their common Food, 372. 🔊
  • 6. Yet nothing is more common to be met with than this absurdity. 🔊
  • 7. Permit me then to shun The common scandal thrown upon the sex. 🔊
  • 8. This pastime is as common in Austria to-day as it is in France. 🔊
  • 9. Even President Edwards is not exempt from the common lot of humanity. 🔊

How to use Common in Sentences?

  • 1. We may remember the common remark that there is much to be said on both sides of a question. 🔊
  • 2. He had much in common with them, but he must first submit their ideas to criticism and revision. 🔊
  • 3. Consequently, loose sentences of the type first quoted are common in easy, unstudied writing. 🔊
  • 4. He glanced at the common envelope, noted the shaky and laborious handwriting: H. Walter, Esqre. 🔊
  • 5. In an instant the motion picture chums acted on a common impulse and leaped into the water after him. 🔊
  • 6. She was looked upon as something better than the common run of our townsfolk, and kept almost entirely at home. 🔊
  • 7. He was very hard of hearing, and he had a habit common to deaf people of shouting his remarks instead of delivering them in an ordinary voice. 🔊
  • 8. This regulation relieves want without pauperising, the common garner merely serving as a compulsory savings bank. 🔊
  • 9. Even this wary, distrustful chief of banditti forgot for a moment his usual foresight and precaution in the common wish to be admired. 🔊
  • 10. Some only go out for a season, as it were, on a hunting expedition, and then resume the dress and habits of common life. 🔊
  • 11. Six months ago a city clerk, just a common drudge of finance, gets himself convicted of a common embezzlement or something of that kind. 🔊