old hat


: seen or done many times and no longer interesting

Full Definition of OLD HAT

:  lacking in freshness :  trite

Examples of OLD HAT

  1. I suppose my favorite joke's a bit old hat by now.
  2. Making hit movies is old hat for him.

First Known Use of OLD HAT



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