hackneyed

2 ENTRIES FOUND:

hack·neyed

adjective \ˈhak-nēd\

: not interesting, funny, etc., because of being used too often : not fresh or original

Full Definition of HACKNEYED

:  lacking in freshness or originality <hackneyed slogans>

Examples of HACKNEYED

  1. <it's hackneyed, but true—the more you save the more you earn>

First Known Use of HACKNEYED

1735

Rhymes with HACKNEYED

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