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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: commonplace(0.01023 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to commonplace.
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
n : a trite or obvious remark [syn: platitude, cliche, banality,
adj 1: obvious and dull; “trivial conversation”; “commonplace
prose” [syn: banal, trivial]
2: completely ordinary and unremarkable; “air travel has now
become commonplace”; “commonplace everyday activities”
3: not challenging; dull and lacking excitement; “an
unglamorous job greasing engines” [syn: humdrum, prosaic,
4: repeated too often; overfamiliar through overuse; “bromidic
sermons”; “his remarks were trite and commonplace”;
“hackneyed phrases”; “a stock answer”; “repeating
threadbare jokes”; “parroting some timeworn axiom”; "the
trite metaphor `hard as nails'" [syn: banal, hackneyed,
old-hat, shopworn, stock(a), threadbare, timeworn,
tired, trite, well-worn]
English → English (gcide)
Commonplace \Com"mon*place`\, v. t.
To enter in a commonplace book, or to reduce to general
Commonplace \Com"mon*place`\, v. i.
To utter commonplaces; to indulge in platitudes. [Obs.]
Commonplace \Com"mon*place`\, a.
Common; ordinary; trite; as, a commonplace person, or
Commonplace \Com"mon*place`\, n.
1. An idea or expression wanting originality or interest; a
trite or customary remark; a platitude.
2. A memorandum; something to be frequently consulted or
Whatever, in my reading, occurs concerning this our
fellow creature, I do never fail to set it down by
way of commonplace. --Swift.
Commonplace book, a book in which records are made of
things to be remembered.