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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

An expression or idea that has become stale from too much use.

Usage examples (40)
  • It is best not to use a cliche when writing your report.
  • Let's accept, for a moment, that the cliche is true.
  • How many times have I used the word cliche on the blog?
  • The ‘drive liberals crazy’ cliche is a value judgement. for more
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