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common sense Meaning, Definition & Usage

  1. noun sound practical judgment
    gumption; mother wit; horse sense; good sense; sense.
    • Common sense is not so common
    • he hasn't got the sense God gave little green apples
    • fortunately she had the good sense to run away

Com"mon sense"
  1. See Common sense, under Sense.

Webster 1913