Definition of Hackneyed in English :
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Hackneyed meaning in English
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Hackneyed pronunciation in English
Pronounce Hackneyed in Englishsee synonyms of hackneyed
repeated too often; overfamiliar through overuse
Example Sentences:'bromidic sermons''his remarks were trite and commonplace''hackneyed phrases''a stock answer''repeating threadbare jokes''parroting some timeworn axiom''the trite metaphor hard as nails''
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