Adjective "Common sense" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Common sense


    Definition:

    adjective, commoner, commonest.

    1. belonging equally to, or shared alike by, two or more or all in question: common property; common interests.

    2. pertaining or belonging equally to an entire community, nation, or culture; public: a common language or history; a common water-supply system.

    3. joint; united: a common defense.

    4. widespread; general; ordinary: common knowledge.

    5. of frequent occurrence; usual; familiar: a common event; a common mistake.

    6. hackneyed; trite.

    Origin:
    common