Sentence Examples


  • Yes, it sounds simple, perhaps even trite, but it's actually true.
  • Still, providing a trite answer such as "I'm a perfectionist" will have your perspective new boss rolling his eyes, and perhaps thinking you are a liar.
  • It's said often, but it's not trite: be yourself.
  • All commentary is relayed in a style that is simply trying too hard to say something that should be difficult to hear, but instead comes off as trite, childish and angst-ridden.
  • Many sayings are trite or cliche, but don't avoid them solely for that reason.