Cliche Something, most often a phrase or expression, that is overused or used outside its original context, so that its original impact and meaning are lost.
Cliches about life, love, emotions
All is fair in love and war
All’s well that ends well
Time heals all wounds
Stereotype Mistaken idea or belief many people have about a thing or group which may be untrue or only partly true.
In general men are messy and disorganized compared to women
All teenagers are rebels
Only anorexic women can become models