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commonness

Synonyms:

acceptance, averageness, bawdiness, bawdry, chasteness, circulation, cliche, commonality, commonalty, commonplace.
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Correct spelling:
Towards
Definition:
With respect to.

Synonyms:

preposition
toward/towards
about, almost, approaching, apropos, as to, close to, en route, facing, in relation to, moving, nearly, proceeding, re, regarding, with regard to, with respect to, Against, Anent, Fronting, Nearing, Via, Contra, as for, over against, not quite, coming up, on the road to, in the direction of, headed for, pointing to, for, in the vicinity, to, in re, vis-à-vis, just before, shortly before.
Examples of usage:
  1. Now he turned towards me, saying, " There you're right, sir. – Simon Dale by Anthony Hope
  2. He turned his face full towards it and gave his orders, now on this side, now on that. – The Emperor, Part 2, Volume 9. by Georg Ebers
  3. Towards the end of the second day, Mrs. Mowbray came into the room; a little while before dinner. – A Letter of Credit by Susan Warner
  4. But you can't expect a woman to take to a man when she sees him in the state Simpkins was in when we were on the reach towards the island. – The Simpkins Plot by George A. Birmingham
  5. An' he kept looking back towards the road, and not a word out of him. – The House by the Church-Yard by J. Sheridan Le Fanu

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