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trope

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Synonyms and Antonyms of trope

  1. an idea or expression that has been used by many people a screenplay that reads like a catalog of mystery-thriller tropes Synonyms banality, bromide, chestnut, cliché (also cliche), groaner, homily, platitude, shibboleth, commonplace, 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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