the Commons

plural noun

: the House of Commons (the part of the British or Canadian Parliament whose members are elected by voters)

Examples of the Commons in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Fletcher’s question was met with laughter in the Commons. WIRED, 20 Feb. 2023

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“The Commons.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Sep. 2023.

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