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English definition of “cliché”

cliché

noun [C]    /kliˈʃeɪ, klɪ-/
writing an idea or expression that has been used too often and is often considered a sign of bad writing or old-fashioned thinking : The story is shamelessly corny , and grownups will groan at its clichés .
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