uncommonly


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Related to uncommonly: suitably, extraordinarily

un·com·mon

 (ŭn-kŏm′ən)
adj. un·com·mon·er, un·com·mon·est
1. Not common; rare.
2. Wonderful; remarkable.

un·com′mon·ly adv.
un·com′mon·ness n.

uncommonly

(ʌnˈkɒmənlɪ)
adv
1. in an uncommon or unusual manner or degree; rarely
2. (intensifier): you're uncommonly friendly.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.uncommonly - exceptionally; "a common remedy is uncommonly difficult to find"

uncommonly

adverb
1. exceptionally, very, extremely, remarkably, particularly, strangely, seriously (informal), unusually, peculiarly, to the nth degree Mary was uncommonly good at tennis.
2. (always used in a negative construction) rarely, occasionally, seldom, not often, infrequently, hardly ever, only now and then, scarcely ever Not uncommonly, family strains may remain hidden behind complaints.

uncommonly

adverb
In a manner or to a degree that is unusual:
Translations
إلى دَرَجَةٍ غَيْر عادِيَّه
neobvykle
óvenjulega, sérstaklega
olağanüstü/fevkalâde bir şekilde

uncommonly

[ʌnˈkɒmənlɪ] ADV
1. (o.f.) (= exceptionally) [gifted, pretty, hot] → extraordinariamente
that's uncommonly kind of youha sido usted amabilísimo
2. (= rarely) [encountered] → raramente, rara vez
not uncommonlycon cierta frecuencia

uncommonly

adv
(= unusually)ungewöhnlich
(= exceptionally)außergewöhnlich; that’s uncommonly civil of you (dated)das ist äußerst freundlich von Ihnen

uncommonly

[ʌnˈkɒmənlɪ] adv (hot) → insolitamente
not uncommonly → non di rado
it was uncommonly kind of you → è stato squisito da parte sua
to be uncommonly gifted → avere delle doti fuori del comune

uncommon

(anˈkomən) adjective
rare; unusual. This type of animal is becoming very uncommon.
unˈcommonly adverb
very; unusually. an uncommonly clever person.
References in classic literature ?
At first sight, his address is certainly not striking; and his person can hardly be called handsome, till the expression of his eyes, which are uncommonly good, and the general sweetness of his countenance, is perceived.
Meg had an unusual number of callers to keep her at home, and Jo was in such a divided state of mind that her breakages, accidents, and mistakes were uncommonly numerous, serious, and trying.
As in decapitating the whale, the operator's instrument is brought close to the spot where an entrance is subsequently forced into the spermaceti magazine; he has, therefore, to be uncommonly heedful, lest a careless, untimely stroke should invade the sanctuary and wastingly let out its invaluable contents.
You foretold how it would be when I first came to Langford, and Mainwaring is so uncommonly pleasing that I was not without apprehensions for myself.
The horse, which all this time had been uncommonly restless, gave at the same moment a snort of terror and started to run away.
The famous little Becky Puppet has been pronounced to be uncommonly flexible in the joints, and lively on the wire; the Amelia Doll, though it has had a smaller circle of admirers, has yet been carved and dressed with the greatest care by the artist; the Dobbin Figure, though apparently clumsy, yet dances in a very amusing and natural manner; the Little Boys' Dance has been liked by some; and please to remark the richly dressed figure of the Wicked Nobleman, on which no expense has been spared, and which Old Nick will fetch away at the end of this singular performance.
For some remarkable reason, ghostly legends were uncommonly rife, about this time, among the servants on Legree's place.
But no sooner had he made it clear to himself and his friends that she hardly had a good feature in her face, than he began to find it was rendered uncommonly intelligent by the beautiful expression of her dark eyes.
So am I, for it strikes me that is an uncommonly 'nobby' little affair," he said approvingly.
Uncommonly conscientious for a seaman, and endued with a deep natural reverence, the wild watery loneliness of his life did therefore strongly incline him to superstition; but to that sort of superstition, which in some organizations seems rather to spring, somehow, from intelligence than from ignorance.
They are an uncommonly handsome pair," he said, "and if they are as good as they look I am sure you need not wish for anything better; but I see you still hold that pet scheme of yours for worrying your horses and lessening their power.
But then, you see, there's no two of them alike on the seas, and she's an uncommonly ticklish jade to load.