Words and phrases that have a meaning related to cliche:   (120 results)

Often used in the same context:
clich, adage, corny, axiom, truism, tropes, platitude, hokey, maxim, shtick, metaphors, hyperbole, conceit, mantra, tautology, cheesy, joke, stereotype, phrase, simile, triteness, aphorism, boring, buzzwords, cornball, hacky, shmaltz, groaner, maudlin, sappiness, abstract noun, journalese, oxymoron, fairy tale, hokum, copout, epigram, schtick, punchline, affectation, credo, pluperfect, analogy, catchphrase, idiom, adjective, pathetic fallacy, lunkheaded, commonplaces, old fogy, schmaltz, dopier, archetype, sentimentality, dullsville, proverb, mondegreen, exaggeration, sentimentalist, misnomer, silliness, moralizer, fairytales, claptrap, fustiness, psychobabble, colloquialism, myth, crap, apocryphal, paraphrase, dictum, split infinitive, pastiche, banalities, cynic, hoser, gimmick, neologism, absolutes, hambone, shorthand, unluckiness, lingo, twaddle, drivel, anachronism, stale, flapdoodle, killjoy, tempus fugit, buncombe, kitsch, gerund, fallacy, mythologise, philosophizing, wussy, melodrama, chirpiness, balderdash, cliches, trope, shibboleths, shibboleth, commonplace, catchword, topos, catchwords, euphemism, metaphor, slogan, ballad, gambit

More general:
comment, remark

banality, bromide, commonplace, platitude

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— Adjectives for cliche: old, popular, tired, common, literary, worn, familiar, romantic, mere, standard, favorite, more...

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