Definition of commonplace noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    commonplace

     noun
    noun
    NAmE//ˈkɑmənˌpleɪs//
     
    (formal)
     
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  1. 1[usually singular] an event, etc. that happens very often and is not unusual
  2. 2a remark, etc. that is not new or interesting The speech was full of commonplaces. synonym cliché
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: commonplace

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