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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A trite or obvious remark.

Usage examples (36)
  • The most conspicuous thing about suffering is, as W.H. Auden once observed, its banality.
  • They talk of "fun" and "safety," and they sink us in banality and boredom.
  • He was what Arendt aptly called the banality of evil.
  • Kerr is very good with what Hannah Arendt famously called the banality of evil. for more
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