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Meaning of commonly by Wiktionary Dictionary

commonly


    Etymology

    From common +‎ -ly .

    Adverb

    commonly ( comparative more commonly, superlative most commonly )

    1. as a rule; frequently; usually
    2. ( obsolete ) in common; familiarly
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Explanation of commonly by Wordnet Dictionary

commonly


    Adverb
    1. under normal conditions



    Definition of commonly by GCIDE Dictionary

    commonly


    1. Commonly adv.
      1. Usually; generally; ordinarily; frequently; for the most part; as, “confirmed habits commonly continue through life”.

      2. In common; familiarly. [Obs.] Spenser.