Simple Definition of commonality
: the fact of sharing features or qualities
: a shared feature or quality
Examples of commonality in a sentence
The plans share important commonalities.
<one commonality between the two very different women is their passion for charity work>
Origin and Etymology of commonality
Middle English communalite commonwealth, alteration of communalte
First Known Use: 1543
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