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Synonyms for hackneyedˈhæk nid

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. banal, commonplace, hackneyed, old-hat, shopworn, stock(a), threadbare, timeworn, tired, trite, well-worn(adj)

    repeated too often; overfamiliar through overuse

    "bromidic sermons"; "his remarks were trite and commonplace"; "hackneyed phrases"; "a stock answer"; "repeating threadbare jokes"; "parroting some timeworn axiom"; "the trite metaphor `hard as nails'"



  1. hackneyed(adjective)

    timeworn, commonplace, trite, unoriginal, shopworn, well-worn, stock, threadbare, tired, clich\u00E9d, banal

  2. hackneyed(adjective)

    Repeated too often.

    unoriginal, timeworn, stock, shopworn, trite, banal, clich\u00E9d, well-worn, threadbare, tired, commonplace

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. hackneyed(a.)

    worn out, much used

  2. hackneyed(a.)

    common, commonplace, threadbare, trite, stale, beaten

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