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hackneys

verb
present tense third-person singular of hackney

Synonyms of hackneys

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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

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hackneys

noun
plural of hackney

Synonyms of hackneys (Entry 2 of 2)

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hackneying

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hack (off)

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“Hackneys.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/hackneys. Accessed 26 Oct. 2021.

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