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commonness

Synonyms:

acceptance, averageness, bawdiness, bawdry, chasteness, circulation, cliche, commonality, commonalty, commonplace.
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used
Definition:
previously used or owned by another; " bought a secondhand ( or used) car"

Synonyms:

adjective
all
used.
applied
applied, conducted, employed, practical, practiced, useful, utilitarian, utilized, Exercised, Exerted, Operated, Served, functioned.
deflected
diverted.
hand-me-down
hand-me-down, reach-me-down, second hand, not new, second-hand, passed down, previously owned.
reliable
tried.
secondhand
hand-me-down, worn, recycled, pre-owned, not new, passed down, nearly new.
taken
accepted.
threadbare
dog-eared, used-up, down-at-the-heel, down at the heel, worse for wear.
noun
accustomed
customary, habitual, suited.
employed
accepted, adapted, discarded, rejected.
secondhand
hand-me-down, worn, pre-owned.
used
exploited, ill-used, in use, old, put-upon, secondhand, utilised, utilized, victimised, victimized.
verb
applied
effected, implemented.
dirty
contaminated, dirty, filthy, grimy, grubby, messy, squalid, unclean, unhygienic, unsanitary.
expended
spent.
utilized
facilitated.
Examples of usage:
  1. You need send me no more money, as you used to do. – Stories and Pictures by Isaac Loeb Peretz
  2. The word we used wasn't " here," it was " how." – The-Life-of-Me-an-autobiography by Johnson, Clarence Edgar
  3. I am well used to this kind of thing, Mr. Dockwrath. – Orley Farm by Anthony Trollope
  4. It used to be Callaghan's. – The Adventures of a Three-Guinea Watch by Talbot Baines Reed
  5. I have been used up. – A Book of Ghosts by Sabine Baring-Gould

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