not common or ordinarily encountered; unusually great in amount or remarkable in character or kind
"uncommon birds"; "frost and floods are uncommon during these months"; "doing an uncommon amount of business"; "an uncommon liking for money"; "he owed his greatest debt to his mother's uncommon character and ability"
marked by an uncommon quality; especially superlative or extreme of its kind
"what is so rare as a day in June"-J.R.Lowell; "a rare skill"; "an uncommon sense of humor"; "she was kind to an uncommon degree"
rare; not readily found; unusual
Bald eagles are an uncommon sighting in this state
The diamond was of uncommon size
not common; unusual; infrequent; rare; hence, remarkable; strange; as, an uncommon season; an uncommon degree of cold or heat; uncommon courage
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
un-kom′un, adj. not common, strange.—adv. (coll.) very.—adv. Uncomm′only.—n. Uncomm′onness.
The numerical value of uncommon in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of uncommon in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
It's an uncommon fraternity.
This is not uncommon in history, great leaders often work in that way.
Common sense in an uncommon degree and is what the world calls wisdom.
The only thing you will get from common sense, is a common life. Be uncommon and have uncommon sense.
What is really important is the 'never had a blackout' group was relatively uncommon, compared to the other groups.
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