hackneyed
Pronunciation
  • IPA: /ˈhækniːd/
Adjective

hackneyed

  1. Repeated too often.
    Synonyms: banal, commonplace, clichéd, shopworn, stock, threadbare, timeworn, tired, trite, unoriginal, well-worn, Thesaurus:hackneyed
    The sermon was full of hackneyed phrases and platitudes.
  2. (dated) Let out for hire.
Translations Verb
  1. Simple past tense and past participle of hackney



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