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commonness

Synonyms:

acceptance, averageness, bawdiness, bawdry, chasteness, circulation, cliche, commonality, commonalty, commonplace.
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Correct spelling:
octopus
Definition:
An eight- armed cuttlefish; any powerful organization with manybranches, reaching out to do injury.

Synonyms:

noun
corporation
association, bunch, business, clan, company, crew, crowd, enterprise, gang, hookup, jungle, mob, multinational, outfit, partnership, ring, shell, society, syndicate, zoo, corporate body, megacorp, legal entity.
food
octopus.
octopus
devilfish.
Examples of usage:
  1. I want to find out about this octopus cave." – The Wailing Octopus by Harold Leland Goodwin
  2. Well, so then we went to see the octopus. – Fated to Be Free by Jean Ingelow
  3. The rat was soon fatigued, but an octopus came along, and from it the rat implored help. – Samoa, A Hundred Years Ago And Long Before by George Turner
  4. He left it at that, and listlessly lay at full length watching the fire and allowing his thoughts to wander from the all- absorbing topic and its octopus- like ramifications. – The Whirligig of Time by Wayland Wells Williams
  5. The whole machinery of life in the Great City had been disorganised, and now London lay like an octopus, with her long arms extended in every direction, north and south of the Thames, inert, helpless, trembling. – The Great War in England in 1897 by William Le Queux

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