Showing a lack of originality; based on frequently repeated phrases or opinions: he has a horror of clichéd images of African-American life
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- For too many players on the pitch, the clichéd phrase of just trying to treat it like any other game had obviously been taken to heart.
- In its less stellar moments, the songwriting can be a bit of a yawn-fest with cliched choruses that are repeated ad nauseam.
- There's a touch of charm, but the cliched storytelling lacks that vital spark to send it soaring above the obligatory half-term movies.
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