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English[]

Etymology[]

From Hackney + -ed.

Pronunciation[]

  • IPA: ˈhæknijd

Adjective[]

Hackneyed (comparative {{{1}}}, superlative {{{2}}})

Positive
Hackneyed

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  1. Repeated too often.
    The sermon was full of hackneyed phrases and platitudes.

Synonyms[]

  • banal, commonplace, clichéd, shopworn, stock, threadbare, timeworn, tired, trite, unoriginal, well-worn
  • See also Wikisaurus:hackneyed

Translations[]

Verb[]

hackneyed

  1. Simple past tense and past participle of hackney.

fr:hackneyed io:hackneyed kn:hackneyed hu:hackneyed ml:hackneyed pl:hackneyed te:hackneyed vi:hackneyed zh:hackneyed

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