Adjective(1) not common or ordinarily encountered; unusually great in amount or remarkable in character or kind(2) marked by an uncommon quality; especially superlative or extreme of its kind
(1) Now it is not uncommon to hear an adult swear in front of their children in public, and the kids to curse back.(2) He does have an uncommon amount of common sense.(3) Like, Darren, I have a fairly uncommon name - however, there are a couple of others out there.(4) It is especially important in this area as it supports many rare and nationally uncommon species of plant.(5) Single crystals of two or more different colours are not uncommon , making unusual multicoloured faceted stones.(6) The case presented here represents an unusual presentation of an uncommon disease.(7) My two children have uncommon names that are easy to pronounce and spell.(8) Crime, rather than being abnormal and uncommon , may be considered a routine part of life.(9) Such behaviour, unusual as it was, was not uncommon in Surrealist circles in Paris in the 1930s.(10) Turkey Vultures are uncommon to rare in the drier portions of the Columbia Basin, even as migrants.(11) It is very uncommon for strangers to know how to use althea that you just collected.(12) New York must have been getting to me, because it was not uncommon for a stranger to spark up a conversation down here.(13) Yeast infections of the skin in older children, teens, and adults are uncommon .(14) I'm uncommon afraid of fire to-night.(15) Their numbers can vary considerably from year to year, but they are always considered uncommon or rare.(16) It describes a circumstance which is such as to form an exception, which is out of the ordinary course, or unusual, or special, or uncommon .
(1) not uncommon :: ivamile
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uncommon, uncommoner, uncommonest, uncommonly, uncommonness
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I've been married for more than 17 years,
something UNCOMMON nowadays.
Money Heist Season 3, Episode 4
An UNCOMMON name here.
An old name in Volantis.
Game of Thrones Season 2, Episode 6
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