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Example sentences for commoner

At one side of this herb plot were other growths of a rustic pharmacopoeia, great treasures and rarities among the commoner herbs.
It is a much commoner fault to over-hyphen than to under-hyphen.
If he is lord, he dresses a little worse than a commoner.
Not too surprising either, though informative, is the fact that one of the intensifiers is generally commoner than the other.
Political freedom, however patchy, is commoner than it was a generation ago.
As a state-school educated, regionally-accented, mackintosh-wearing commoner he personified the break with the old elite.
Parliament will meet tomorrow to authorize a state funeral, the first held for a commoner in this century.
But not all royal nuptials include a commoner bride and an all-you-can-eat buffet.
For the first of many times, she played a commoner who gets a makeover and reveals her true nobility.
At that time, the chiefs and priests controlled trade, while the commoner had to supply ever-increasing amounts of produce.

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