Antonyms for commonly

extraordinarily, irregularly, funnily, queerly, oddly, untypically, weirdly, unco, abnormally, occasionally, radically, peculiarly, uncommonly, atypically, remarkably, strangely, outstandingly, anomalously, sometimes, now and then, unusually.

Quotes of commonly

  1. Ability is commonly found to consist mainly in a high degree of solemnity. – Ambrose Bierce
  2. Abscond- to move in a mysterious way, commonly with the property of another. – Ambrose Bierce
  3. Who belongs to the community of the commonly protected? – Robert Casey
  4. It is commonly supposed that the art of pleasing is a wonderful aid in the pursuit of fortune; but the art of being bored is infinitely more successful. – Nicolas de Chamfort
  5. People commonly travel the world over to see rivers and mountains, new stars, garish birds, freak fish, grotesque breeds of human; they fall into an animal stupor that gapes at existence and they think they have seen something. – Soren Kierkegaard
  6. Him, who incessantly laughs in the street, you may commonly hear grumbling in his closet. – Johann Kaspar Lavater
  7. But most commonly it's one poem that I work on with a lot of intensity. – Philip Levine
  8. The Lord commonly gives riches to foolish people, to whom he gives nothing else. – Martin Luther
  9. In valley drift we meet commonly with the bones of quadrupeds which graze on plains bordering rivers. – Charles Lyell
  10. The dance commonly begins about the middle of the afternoon or later, after sundown. When it begins in the afternoon, there is always an intermission of an hour or two for supper. The preliminary painting and dressing is usually the work of about two hours. – James Mooney
  11. Insecurity, commonly regarded as a weakness in normal people, is the basic tool of the actor's trade. – Miranda Richardson
  12. We do not commonly see in a tax a diminution of freedom, and yet it clearly is one. – Herbert Spencer
  13. Acting is the most personal of our crafts. The make -up of a human being- his physical, mental and emotional habits- influence his acting to a much greater extent than commonly recognized. – Lee Strasberg
  14. It is commonly agreed that children spend more hours per year watching television than in the classroom, and far less in actual conversation with their parents. – Paul Weyrich

Usage examples for commonly

  1. Throughout this little book the th is commonly used, as being most convenient for the general reader. ” – Anglo-Saxon Literature by John Earle
  2. “ I should hate to be commonly pretty. ” – Faith and Unfaith by Duchess
  3. If every administrator had the commodity of lives commonly attributed to the cat, the duties of their offices would still be infinitely beyond them. ” – An American at Oxford by John Corbin
  4. Throwing weak lime- water in a plentiful manner on the under sides of the leaves, where these insects are commonly found, will, for the most part, soon destroy them. ” – The Cook and Housekeeper's Complete and Universal Dictionary; Including a System of Modern Cookery, in all Its Various Branches, by Mary Eaton
  5. Though these are only small birds, they destroy vast quantities of grain, much more than has indeed been commonly supposed. ” – The Cook and Housekeeper's Complete and Universal Dictionary; Including a System of Modern Cookery, in all Its Various Branches, by Mary Eaton
  6. You can commonly go along one side or the other of a lake, when you cannot cross it. ” – Canoeing in the wilderness by Henry David Thoreau
  7. Pillow covers also were named, and pillow clothes, but pillow bear was the term most commonly applied. ” – Customs and Fashions in Old New England by Alice Morse Earle
  8. The village which is most commonly visited by strangers who go to Amsterdam, is one called Broek. ” – Rollo in Holland by Jacob Abbott
  9. Standard money is also commonly a medium of exchange. ” – The Value of Money by Benjamin M. Anderson, Jr.
  10. Not so much, as it is commonly put, in regard to the amount of consideration given, but in the conception of the thing considered. ” – Desperate Remedies by Thomas Hardy
  11. Very commonly I had a sudden conviction that I had seen it somewhere. ” – The Complete PG Works of Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. (The Physician and Poet not the Jurist)
  12. In learning self- hypnosis, the subject does not relinquish control of himself as is commonly believed. ” – A Practical Guide to Self-Hypnosis by Melvin Powers
  13. It was commonly accepted as conclusive not only by the people but by the courts. ” – The American Judiciary by Simeon E. Baldwin, LLD
  14. It seems to me that the two brothers, Salter and Noah Quick, were men who had what's commonly called a past, and that there was some strange secret in it- probably one of money. ” – Ravensdene Court by J. S. (Joseph Smith) Fletcher
  15. “ I have observed that the light- headed commonly get the best of everything in this world; which the wooden- headed and the beef- headed regard as an outrage. ” – The Fiend's Delight by Dod Grile
  16. “ Feeds that are dry and innutritions commonly cause it. ” – Common Diseases of Farm Animals by R. A. Craig, D. V. M.
  17. He who holds an office worth twenty rupees a month commonly gives his sons an education equal to that of a prime minister. ” – Rambles and Recollections of an Indian Official by William Sleeman
  18. “ Migrations - Most commonly seen from April to October. ” – Bird-Neighbors by Blanchan, Neltje
  19. When the man is too far from the ball, it commonly follows that the blade of the club comes down on to the turf heel first. ” – The Complete Golfer [1905] by Harry Vardon
  20. Immense piles of wood are placed on the edge of the bank, for the supply of steam- boats, and perhaps a small corn patch may be close to the house; this however is not commonly the case, as the inhabitants depend on flat- boats for provisions. ” – A Ramble of Six Thousand Miles through the United States of America by S. A. Ferrall

Rhymes for commonly