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commonness

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acceptance, averageness, bawdiness, bawdry, chasteness, circulation, cliche, commonality, commonalty, commonplace.
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discrepancy
Definition:
Inconsistency; disagreement; as, the man's accounts and the bank balance showed a discrepancy.

Synonyms:

noun
attribute
disagreement, discrepancy, divergence, variance.
conflict, disagreement
contrariety, difference, discordance, disparity, dissimilarity, dissimilitude, dissonance, distinction, divergence, divergency, error, far cry, incongruity, inconsistency, miscalculation, otherness, split, unlikeness, variance, variation, Alterity, Dissemblance.
deviance
noncomformity.
difference
aberration, abnormality, asymmetry, clash, conflict, contradiction, contrast, counterpoint, deviation, difference, disparity, dissimilarity, distinction, distinctness, disunity, divergence, diversity, inequality, mismatch, variance, variation, variety, Dissemblance, non-uniformity.
disagreement
dissonance, incongruousness, disharmonism.
discrepancy
disagreement, divergence, variance, variant.
dissimilarity
nonuniformity, unrelatedness, Inconsonance, non-uniformity, incomparability.
divergence
mutation.
heterogeneity
mi, mis.
heterogeneousness
heterogeneousness, miscel.
imbalance
disproportion.
inequality
separateness.
variation
variation, departure from the norm.
variety
combo, disparateness, heterogeneity, intermixture, multiplicity, polymorphism, soup, Multiformity, intermixtures, soups, miscellaneousness, combos, variousness, Many-sidedness.
Examples of usage:
  1. Something about Dave's having boys, he gathered, and about the Whipples not having them; but it occurred to Dave again and again as Harvey wandered on that this was a discrepancy not in his power to correct. – The Wrong Twin by Harry Leon Wilson
  2. Every slenderest discrepancy of statement between Salome's witnesses was ingeniously expanded. – Strange True Stories of Louisiana by George Washington Cable
  3. I havent seen such a genuine sample since my kid sister wrote up Jack the Ripper back in 1889. The manifest discrepancy in these remarks so confused me my fingers stumbled over the typewriter keys. – Greener Than You Think by Ward Moore
  4. For there was a strange discrepancy between his simple heart that took all things seriously- even a frivolous woman- and the tortuous entangled thing that was his conscience. – Audrey Craven by May Sinclair
  5. 20, for an extraordinary discrepancy. – Hellenica by Xenophon

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