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tropes

noun
plural of trope

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an idea or expression that has been used by many people
  • a screenplay that reads like a catalog of mystery-thriller tropes
  • the narrative trope of two rival characters falling in love by the end of the story

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“Tropes.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/tropes. Accessed 9 Aug. 2020.

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