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 not an uncommon story.
It's an uncommon fraternity.
Excellence is to do a common thing in an uncommon way.
I used tools that were uncommon when I was administrator.
It's not uncommon. This is a service they (smugglers) provide.
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