warmed–over

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adjective \ˈwȯrmd-ˈō-vər\

Definition of warmed–over

  1. 1 :  not fresh or new :  stale <warmed–over ideas>

  2. 2 :  heated again <warmed–over beans>

1887

First Known Use of warmed–over

1887


WARMED–OVER Defined for English Language Learners

warmed–over

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adjective \ˈwȯrmd-ˈō-vər\

Definition of warmed–over for English Language Learners

  • : not fresh or new

  • : heated again


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