adverb[usually as submodifier]
Exceptionally; very: he is an uncommonly good talker
More example sentences
- It was at one uncommonly crowded nights of these that I met Li'l Andy.
- In a land where power is often measured by an executive's fear factor, Lyne is remarkably calm and uncommonly polite.
- Lydia looked up at Theo, wondering at the uncommonly serious tone in his voice.
unusually, remarkably, extraordinarily, extra, exceptionally, outstandingly, singularly, particularly, especially, strikingly, markedly, decidedly, notably, eminently, signally, uniquely, extremely, very, inordinately, incredibly, amazingly, awfully, terribly;
Northern English right
North American informal powerful
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