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  1. common, mutualadjective

    common to or shared by two or more parties

    a common friend; the mutual interests of management and labor

  2. reciprocal, mutualadjective

    concerning each of two or more persons or things; especially given or done in return

    reciprocal aid; reciprocal trade; mutual respect; reciprocal privileges at other clubs

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  1. mutualnoun

    A mutual fund, etc.

    Etymology: From mutuel, from mutuus.

  2. mutualadjective

    Having the same relationship, each to each other.

    Etymology: From mutuel, from mutuus.

  3. mutualadjective


    Etymology: From mutuel, from mutuus.

  4. mutualadjective

    Possessed in common.

    Etymology: From mutuel, from mutuus.

  5. mutualadjective

    Owned by the members.

    Etymology: From mutuel, from mutuus.

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  1. Mutualadjective

    reciprocally acting or related; reciprocally receiving and giving; reciprocally given and received; reciprocal; interchanged; as, a mutual love, advantage, assistance, aversion, etc

  2. Mutualadjective

    possessed, experienced, or done by two or more persons or things at the same time; common; joint; as, mutual happiness; a mutual effort

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  1. Mutual

    Mutual is a village in Champaign County, Ohio, United States. The population was 104 at the 2010 census.

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  1. Mutual

    mū′tū-al, adj. interchanged: in return: given and received, equally affecting two or more: common, conjoint, shared alike, as in mutual friend.—ns. Mū′tualism, Mutual′ity.—adv. Mū′tually.—Mutual accounts, accounts in which each of two have charges against the other; Mutual insurance, a reciprocal contract among several persons to indemnify each other against certain designated losses, the system of a company in which policy-holders receive a certain share of the profits, &c.; Mutual wall, a wall equally belonging to each of two houses. [Fr. mutuel—L. mutuusmutāre, to change.]

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  1. mutual

    Agreement of feeling, knowing or understanding.

    Their love was mutual and they love each other and choose to marry at superluminal speed.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 18, 2020  

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  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word mutual in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4042

  2. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word mutual in Adjectives Frequency: #550

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of mutual in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of mutual in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of mutual in a Sentence

  1. United States:

    This has done significant economic harm to the American companies with which Huawei does business, and has already disrupted collaboration and undermined the mutual trust on which the global supply chain depends, we call on The US government to put an end to this unjust treatment and remove Huawei from the Entity List.

  2. Belgian Grand Prix:

    My fans are understandably (upset), it’s a character that’s been in their lives for over 10 years and the way it ended was very emotional. And wonderful. It’s good to have finished that strongly and move on to the next chapter in my life, i probably should have ended it two years earlier but I stayed and we came to the mutual decision it was probably best for everybody (to end it) because there was just no way to schedule everything.

  3. Gabriel Sakellaridis:

    There should not be an expectation on the part of institutions... that the government will back down on everything, when you negotiate, there should be mutual concessions.

  4. Walter Higgins:

    Unfortunately, pain causes learning, and what weve learned is how to get mutual assistance called for and on the island immediately.

  5. MindAwakening:

    A majority of people lose money by investing in the companys shares and mutual fund. Stay away from it.

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