Word:   
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

Synonyms:
banality, bromide, commonplace, platitude

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

Commonly used words are shown in bold. Rare words are dimmed.
Click on a word above to view its definition.

Organize by: [Relation] Letters Show rare words: [Yes] No Show phrases:   [Yes] No

See cliche used in context: 100 poetry verses, 1 quotation

Help  Advanced  Feedback  Android  iPhone/iPad  API  Blog  Privacy

Copyright © 2020 Datamuse