Examples of groaner in a Sentence
the play's dialogue featured all of the groaners that seem to be de rigueur for any dysfunctional-family drama
Recent Examples of groaner from the Web
That was a groaner, but not the only one, as Barrett double-pumped and receivers weren't quite open and, frankly, Indiana was showing off the passing game Ohio State fans were looking for.
Spaulding — and wringing every last guilty laugh out of a series of groaner gags — plays a big part in keeping the show as together as possible.
And like the pun itself, the song is a bit of a groaner.
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First Known Use of groaner
Synonymsbanality, bromide, chestnut, cliché (also cliche), commonplace, homily, platitude, shibboleth, trope, truism
Related Wordsconventional wisdom, party line, routine; inanity; generality, generalization, simplification; adage, proverb, saw, saying; old wives' tale, stereotype
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