Sentence for commonly | Use commonly in a sentence

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  • Is she in any degree commonly well bred? (10)
  • This was, indeed, commonly a foible of mine. (9)
  • Commonly we think it should be irresistible. (10)
  • And mind, the chance rising is commonly the luckiest. (10)
  • Some times I did not reach its heart, but commonly I did. (9)
  • I am not commonly one to be forgetful of due observances. (10)
  • Unworthiness of that kind, is not commonly the capital offence in love. (10)
  • One is not expected to transcend his function, and commonly one does not. (9)
  • The temptation being inbred, is commonly a proof of internal corruption. (10)
  • Silence is commonly the slow poison used by those who mean to murder love. (10)
  • In art he is commonly represented in the costume of a husbandman sowing seeds. (7)
  • Commands were passed along the line in whispers; more commonly none were given. (7)
  • Commonly he did not keep things to himself, especially dislikes and condemnations. (9)
  • I now realize that I loved him, though I did as little to show it as men commonly do. (9)
  • Commonly its attitude is entirely pugilistic; two blunt fists rallying and countering. (10)
  • The unconcerted design to humiliate inferiors is commonly successfuller than conspiracy. (10)
  • I do not know what is made there; the things that are commonly made in a factory, I suppose. (1)
  • Indeed, apart from antique houses, it is curious how much description would apply commonly to either. (2)
  • And it was offered to one who had neither religious nor moral scruples, as they are commonly understood. (8)
  • Boys of spirit commonly turn into solid men, and the solider the men the more surely do they vote for Busby. (10)
  • But commonly be preferred to have me sit down with him there among the mute witnesses of the larger part of his life. (9)
  • The sound of it coursed through his blood, striking a rare illumination of sparks in his not commonly brilliant brain. (10)
  • It is of course understood that behind the nominal bribe is commonly a more substantial one of which there is no record. (7)
  • The choruses in particular are strongly rhythmic and far more dramatic than those which were commonly heard on the stage. (3)
  • The book which you read from a sense of duty, or because for any reason you must, does not commonly make friends with you. (9)
  • In return for such benefits, he pays forfeit commonly of the dearest of the things prized by him in this terrestrial life. (10)
  • No commonly sensitive lad could bear the gibes of the fellows raking at antecedents: Fleetwood would be the name to start roars. (10)
  • Just as surely he would have brought on himself the scorn of the chivalrous or of the commonly balanced if he had been otherwise. (10)
  • When he found that Westover cared for nothing in the way of sport, as people commonly understand it, he did not openly contemn him. (9)
  • It seemed, and it was, an insult to the trodden people, who read it as a lesson for cravens: their instinct commonly hits the bell. (10)
  • The weather commonly favored them, and there was at least one whole day on the lower river when the weather was divinely flattering. (9)
  • In so far as disparity of rank, difference in duties and considerations of military discipline would permit they were commonly together. (1)
  • The civic and social circumstance that a man values himself on is commonly no part of his value, and certainly no part of his greatness. (9)
  • He was of a very merciful mind regarding things often held in pitiless condemnation, but of charity, as it is commonly understood, he had misgivings. (9)
  • But very wealthy noblemen were commonly, perhaps necessarily, eccentric, for thus they proved themselves egregious, which the world expected them to be. (10)

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