Definition of commonweal in English:


Line breaks: com¦mon|weal
Pronunciation: /ˈkɒmənwiːl


(the commonweal) • archaic
  • The welfare of the public: the Church’s importance to the country’s commonweal
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    • Its holders see no beauty in the Universe, only scheming business people fleecing the commonweal.
    • No longer - now it's the market, not the commonweal, that calls the shots.
    • Certainly, I can agree with the sentiment that quality literature is often outside the grasp of the commonweal.

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