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hackneyed

Synonyms of hackneyed in English:

adjective

  • hackneyed old sayings
    trite, banal, hack, clichéd, hoary, commonplace, common, ordinary, stock, conventional, stereotyped, predictable;
    unimaginative, unoriginal, derivative, uninspired, prosaic, dull, boring, pedestrian, run-of-the-mill, routine, humdrum
    informal old hat, corny, played out, hacky
    North American informal cornball, dime-store
    [Antonyms] original, fresh
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    hackneyed, trite, stale
    See trite
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