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commonness

Synonyms:

acceptance, averageness, bawdiness, bawdry, chasteness, circulation, cliche, commonality, commonalty, commonplace.
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Correct spelling:
Caught
Definition:
Pa. t. and pa. p. of CATCH.

Synonyms:

adjective
defenseless
helpless, unguarded, pigeon, hands tied, in line of fire, like a clay pigeon, like a sitting duck, on line, on the line, on the spot, out on limb, up the creek, wide open.
fastened
stuck.
guilty
on one's head, Accusable, in error, convictable, on head.
heard
listened to, made clear.
taken
acquired, amassed, appropriated, arrested, collected, confiscated, entangled, gathered, seized, usurped, Annexed, Bagged, Captured, Grabbed, Harvested, Impounded, Levied, Nabbed, Reaped, Commandeered, Procured, under arrest, abducted, taken, Gotten, under arrest at arrest.
uncovered
made public.
unprotected
unprotected, Pregnable, in the line of fire.
noun
deadlocked, embroiled, oppressed, pressed, stuck, Beleaguered, worse off, in deep trouble, out of your depth, up against something.
verb
acquired
accumulated, added, assumed, heaped, landed, netted, received, Bought, Claimed, Fetched, Garnered, Incurred, Lured, Palmed, Pocketed, Retrieved, Scored, Wrangled, cornered, Purchased.
captured
abducted, apprehended, arrested, occupied, secured, seized, taken, won, Achieved, Captured, Gained, Gotten, Got, Obtained, Took, Collared, Snared, Snatched.
hindered
baffled, barred, blocked, burdened, checked, choked, clogged, complicated, congested, constipated, constrained, cramped, crippled, curbed, delayed, encumbered, entangled, fettered, fouled, frustrated, handicapped, impaired, impeded, inhibited, interrupted, jammed, mired, obstructed, opposed, paralyzed, plugged, restrained, restricted, snarled, stopped, tangled, thwarted, Bunged, Dammed, Detained, Deterred, Dragged, Entrapped, Hampered, Hamstrung, Hindered, Resisted, Crimped, Snagged, Stayed, countered, bottlenecked, braked.
took
deprived, Monopolized.
Examples of usage:
  1. At least," and he caught himself up, " I think that is what I should do. – The Turnstile by A. E. W. (Alfred Edward Woodley) Mason
  2. I would give a good deal if I had caught him, or better still, if I had shot him, said Mark. – Colonel Thorndyke's Secret by G. A. Henty
  3. Last night we caught them at it, after having been on the watch for ten days. – When London Burned by G. A. Henty
  4. I caught it on the fly and have brought it home with me. – Jack and the Check Book by John Kendrick Bangs
  5. Once more the dance caught them. – The Loom of Youth by Alec Waugh

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