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commonness

Synonyms:

acceptance, averageness, bawdiness, bawdry, chasteness, circulation, cliche, commonality, commonalty, commonplace.
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Correct spelling:
sliding
Definition:
Act of one who slides over ice.

Synonyms:

adjective
all
sliding.
descending
downward, declining, descending, dropping, falling, lowering, sinking, slipping, Plunging, plummeting.
noun
sliding
slippery, slippy.
verb
descending
descending, dropping, falling, lowering, settling, toppling, tumbling, Plunging, coming down, falling down, nose-diving, plummeting.
deteriorating
declining, deteriorating, ebbing, fading, lapsing, mouldering, regressing, relapsing, reverting, sinking, slipping, waning, wilting, withering, worsening, Decaying, Degenerating, Dilapidating, Slumping, Collapsing, Putrefying, downgrading, atrophying, falling apart, getting worse, going downhill, retrogressing, tergiversating.
Examples of usage:
  1. The crust cracked and gave a little, just enough to prevent the shoes from sliding. – The Boy Scouts in A Trapper's Camp by Thornton W. Burgess
  2. She used to fight with us and then come sliding around to make up. – Marjorie Dean, High School Junior by Pauline Lester
  3. In another second cars and station had vanished as suddenly as they had sprung up out of the night, and they were once more alone in the sliding snow. – The Cattle-Baron's Daughter by Harold Bindloss
  4. Lawrence Newt was almost blushing at being caught in the act of charity; and as he was sliding past her to get out, he happened to look at her face, and stopped. – Trumps by George William Curtis
  5. I believe that paper covers a sliding panel or concealed door. – The Triumphs of Eugène Valmont by Robert Barr

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