noun(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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