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Synonyms for comma
ˈkɒm əcom·ma

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. commanoun

    a punctuation mark (,) used to indicate the separation of elements within the grammatical structure of a sentence

    Synonyms:
    comma butterfly

  2. comma, comma butterfly, Polygonia commanoun

    anglewing butterfly with a comma-shaped mark on the underside of each hind wing

    Synonyms:
    comma butterfly

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "comma":

    coma, decimal, semicolon, semi-colon, eat

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#2728eat
#9089decimal
#14656comma
#19972coma
#39581semicolon

How to use comma in a sentence?

  1. Elizabeth Clarkson Zwart:

    The older I grow, the less important the comma becomes. Let the reader catch his own breath.

  2. Marcel Proust:

    People who are not in love fail to understand how an intelligent man can suffer because of a very ordinary woman. This is like being surprised that anyone should be stricken with cholera because of a creature so insignificant as the comma bacillus.

  3. Larry Wall:

    The purpose of most computer languages is to lengthen your resume by a word and a comma.

  4. President Barack Obama:

    There are going to be many months in which people will be able to look at every comma and period and semicolon in this deal, and I feel very confident that when people evaluate the actual deal that is done, that they will see that, in fact, it is the most progressive trade deal in history.

  5. Donald Trump:

    Word for word, comma for comma, done by people that do it for a living -- and we had an exact transcript.

Images & Illustrations of comma

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