warmed-over

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adjective \ ˈwȯrmd-ˈō-vər \

Definition of warmed-over

1 :not fresh or new :stale
  • warmed-over ideas
2 :heated again
  • warmed-over beans

First Known Use of warmed-over

1864


WARMED-OVER Defined for English Language Learners

warmed-over

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adjective

Definition of warmed-over for English Language Learners

  • : not fresh or new

  • : heated again


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