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>Lacking in freshness or originality

>A hackneyed phrase or idea has been said or used so often that it has become boring and has no meaning

>If you describe something such as a saying or an image as hackneyed, you think it is no longer likely to interest, amuse or affect people because it has been used, seen, or heard many times before.


> The hackneyed script has the effect of lending an unmerited nobility to the politicians and bureaucrats onscreen
> The plot of the film is just a hackneyed boy-meets-girl scenario.
> The hackneyed images in his poetry failed to draw attention of the readers

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