Synonyms and Antonyms of platitude

  1. an idea or expression that has been used by many people <“blondes have more fun” is a silly platitude> Synonyms banality, bromide, chestnut, cliché (also cliche), groaner, homily, commonplace, shibboleth, trope, truismRelated Words conventional wisdom, party line, routine; inanity; generality, generalization, simplification; adage, proverb, saw, saying; old wives' tale, stereotypeNear Antonyms profundity

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