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chestnuts

noun
plural of chestnut

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an idea or expression that has been used by many people
  • an op-ed piece that's offers nothing but warmed-over chestnuts for solving the city's financial woes

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“Chestnuts.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/chestnuts. Accessed 3 Aug. 2021.

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