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hackney

adjective

hackney

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of hackney

  1. to use so much as to make less appealing advertisers have hackneyed the word “revolutionary” so much that it now just means that a product is new Synonyms overexpose, overuse, stereotype, vulgarize Related Words bore, exhaust, overdo; coarsen; deplete, jade, tire, wear out; popularize



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