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commonness

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acceptance, averageness, bawdiness, bawdry, chasteness, circulation, cliche, commonality, commonalty, commonplace.
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banishment
Definition:
Act of banishing; state of being banished.

Synonyms:

noun
act
banishment, proscription.
banishment
coventry, ostracism, proscription.
dismissal
conge, dislodgment, freeing, relegation, Deposal, housecleaning, Freedoms, kiss off, brushoff, brush-off, kiss-off, old heave ho, old heave-ho, relegations.
dissuasion
admonishment, aversion, deflection, derailment, discouragement, disheartenment, disinclination, dissuasion, diversion, inhibition, intimidation, prevention, restraint.
exclusion
abscission, amputation, ban, boycott, denial, deportation, disbarment, ejection, elimination, eradication, excision, exclusion, excommunication, exile, expatriation, extradition, forbiddance, limbo, ostracism, prohibition, proscription, rejection, relegation, removal, renouncement, repudiation, Disallowance.
exile
deportation, dismissal, expatriation, expulsion, ostracism, ouster, removal.
expatriation
expulsion.
expulsion
debarment, ejection, extrusion, forcing out, extrusions, driving out.
ouster
loss of right.
seclusion
alienation, aloneness, aloofness, anonymity, apartheid, captivity, confinement, detachment, extirpation, isolation, loneliness, misanthropy, seclusion, segregation, separation, solitude, standoffishness, xenophobia, Reclusion.
state
banishment, coventry, ostracism.
Examples of usage:
  1. From all the joys and graces of the social life it remains in perpetual banishment. – Practical Ethics by William DeWitt Hyde
  2. In other colonies, notably New York, fines and banishment were not uncommon. – The Quaker Colonies A Chronicle of the Proprietors of the Delaware, Volume 8 in The Chronicles Of America Series by Sydney G. Fisher
  3. The immediate banishment of the Princess was demanded. – Mrs. Skaggs's Husbands and Other Stories by Bret Harte
  4. Disgrace, of course,- banishment to the mines. – City of Endless Night by Milo Hastings
  5. Blossom, he said that evening as he was starting away into banishment across the Virginia boundary, I don't know how long I'm a- goin' ter be gone, but I reckon you knows how I feels. – When 'Bear Cat' Went Dry by Charles Neville Buck

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