well-trodden

adjective

Definition of well-trodden

: walked on by many people a well-trodden path often used figuratively The book covers some well-trodden ground.

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“Well-trodden.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/well-trodden. Accessed 27 Jun. 2022.

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