1. uncommon

adjective. ['ənˈkɑːmən'] not common or ordinarily encountered; unusually great in amount or remarkable in character or kind.


  • extraordinary
  • unwonted
  • red carpet
  • particular
  • commonplaceness
  • unusual
  • commonness
  • special
  • rare
  • red-carpet
  • exceptional
  • everydayness


  • uncommonness
  • ordinary
  • common
  • comparable

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Example sentences of the word uncommon

1. Adjective
It’s not uncommon for spiral staircases to not have a back on each step.

Quotes containing the word uncommon

1. While many of us never knew Ronald Reagan personally, we felt close to him because we shared his lighthearted sense of humor, admired his uncommon virtue, and were moved by his remarkable wisdom.
- Randy Forbes

2. When you can do the common things of life in an uncommon way, you will command the attention of the world.
- George Washington Carver

3. Likings arise when one has no earthly reason for liking - the most wildly improbable marriages and uncommon friendship.
- Patrick O'Brian

2. uncommon

adjective. ['ənˈkɑːmən'] marked by an uncommon quality; especially superlative or extreme of its kind.


  • extraordinary


  • extraordinariness
  • unimpressive