as in cliche
used or heard so often as to be dull people at the funeral offered the grieving family well-worn platitudes and expressions of sympathy

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“Well-worn.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/well-worn. Accessed 2 Jun. 2023.

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