Sentence Examples

  • Hackneyed stereotypes are used over and over again.
  • This is a real shame as the role does have potential to really deliver a great performance, despite the rather hackneyed script.
  • 9.23) that it " does not deal in hackneyed rules and embraces the whole theory of oratory as laid down by Isocrates and Aristotle."
  • Hackneyed images risk reducing Irish history to textbook postcolonial illustrations.
  • Repeated ad nauseam, however, the whole thing becomes hackneyed, stagnant and, dare I say it, dangerously self-referential.

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