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Princeton's WordNet

  1. normally, usually, unremarkably, commonly, ordinarilyadverb

    under normal conditions

    "usually she was late"

Wiktionary

  1. commonlyadverb

    as a rule; frequently; usually

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Commonlyadverb

    Frequently; usually; ordinarily.

    Etymology: from common.

    This hand of your’s requires
    Much castigation, exercise devout;
    For here’s a strong and sweating devil here,
    That commonly rebels. William Shakespeare, Othello.

    A great disease may change the frame of a body, though, if it lives to recover strength, it commonly returns to its natural constitution. William Temple.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Commonlyadverb

    usually; generally; ordinarily; frequently; for the most part; as, confirmed habits commonly continue through life

  2. Commonlyadverb

    in common; familiarly

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'commonly' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3662

  2. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'commonly' in Adverbs Frequency: #263

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of commonly in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of commonly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of commonly in a Sentence

  1. Takumi Nemoto:

    I think it's within the range of what's commonly accepted as necessary and appropriate in the workplace.

  2. Veryan Khan:

    FromAl Qaeda in the Arabian PeninsulatoJabhat al-Nusra toAnsar al-Sharia in LibyatoJaysh al-Islam, the rate of membership escalation for each discrete channelis staggering, within a week's time, one single Islamic State channel went from 5,000 members to well over 10,000 members. Though it is unclear if what is commonly referred to as ‘ the ISIS fan club ’ will migrate toTelegram, what is clear is that the hard core disseminators already have.

  3. Ralph Waldo Emerson:

    It is commonly observed that a sudden wealth, like a prize drawn in a lottery or a large bequest to a poor family, does not permanently enrich. They have served no apprenticeship to wealth, and with the rapid wealth come rapid claims which they do not know how to deny, and the treasure is quickly dissipated.

  4. Miranda Richardson:

    Insecurity, commonly regarded as a weakness in normal people, is the basic tool of the actor's trade.

  5. William Congreve:

    Music hath charms to soothe a savage breast, To soften rocks, or bend a knotted oak.N.B. This quote is commonly misquoted as savage beast.

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