Synonyms
Antonyms
Etymology

1. common

adjective. ['ˈkɑːmən'] belonging to or participated in by a community as a whole; public.

Synonyms

  • communal
  • joint
  • public
  • commonness

Antonyms

  • individuality
  • individual
  • outfield
  • achromatic color

Etymology

  • comun (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • comun (Anglo-Norman)

Featured Games

Rhymes with Common Basil

  • frazzle
  • brazzell
  • brazzel
  • brazill
  • brazell
  • brazel
  • razzle
  • lazzell
  • hazell
  • dazzle
  • bazzle
  • bazzell

2. common

adjective. ['ˈkɑːmən'] having no special distinction or quality; widely known or commonly encountered; average or ordinary or usual.

Synonyms

  • average
  • popular
  • demotic
  • commonplaceness
  • commonness
  • grassroots
  • ordinary
  • standard
  • frequent
  • general
  • everydayness
  • usual

Antonyms

  • uncommon
  • uncommonness
  • extraordinary
  • infield

Etymology

  • comun (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • comun (Anglo-Norman)

3. common

adjective. ['ˈkɑːmən'] common to or shared by two or more parties.

Synonyms

  • mutual

Antonyms

  • unusualness
  • extraordinariness

Etymology

  • comun (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • comun (Anglo-Norman)

4. common

adjective. ['ˈkɑːmən'] commonly encountered.

Synonyms

  • usual

Antonyms

  • achromatic
  • ripe

Etymology

  • comun (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • comun (Anglo-Norman)

5. common

adjective. ['ˈkɑːmən'] being or characteristic of or appropriate to everyday language.

Synonyms

  • vernacular
  • vulgar

Antonyms

  • sophisticated
  • well
  • unite

Etymology

  • comun (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • comun (Anglo-Norman)

6. common

noun. ['ˈkɑːmən'] a piece of open land for recreational use in an urban area.

Synonyms

  • piece of ground
  • green
  • village green
  • parcel
  • park
  • populated area
  • commons
  • tract
  • parcel of land
  • pleasure ground
  • funfair
  • urban area
  • amusement park

Antonyms

  • abnormality
  • incidental
  • layman
  • unorthodox

Etymology

  • comun (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • comun (Anglo-Norman)

7. common

adjective. ['ˈkɑːmən'] of or associated with the great masses of people.

Synonyms

  • vulgar
  • plebeian
  • unwashed

Antonyms

  • unwrap
  • uncover
  • appointive
  • undemocratic

Etymology

  • comun (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • comun (Anglo-Norman)

8. Basil

noun. (Roman Catholic Church) the bishop of Caesarea who defended the Roman Catholic Church against the heresies of the 4th century; a saint and Doctor of the Church (329-379).

Synonyms

  • St. Basil
  • Basil of Caesarea
  • St. Basil the Great

9. basil

noun. ['ˈbæzəl'] leaves of the common basil; used fresh or dried.

Synonyms

  • herb
  • sweet basil
  • Ocimum basilicum

Etymology

  • basile (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • basilicum (Latin)

10. basil

noun. ['ˈbæzəl'] any of several Old World tropical aromatic annual or perennial herbs of the genus Ocimum.

Synonyms

  • common basil
  • herbaceous plant
  • herb
  • sweet basil
  • Ocimum basilicum
  • Ocimum

Etymology

  • basile (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • basilicum (Latin)

Sentences with common-basil


1. Noun Phrase
Sweet basil (Ocimum basilicum) is the term for common basil, while Genovese basil (Ocimum basilicum 'Genovese') is a specific cultivar.

Synonym.com