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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Unoriginality as a result of being dull and hackneyed.

Usage examples (38)
  • Adjective, : the trite phrases in his letter. ,The commencement address was trite and endlessly long
  • Even the most obvious triteness is acceptable, provided it comes with a postmodern wink.
  • I'm concerned about the unbearable triteness of Krugman.
  • At the risk of triteness, two wrongs don't make a right. for more
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