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noun [C or U]     /ˈkliː.ʃeɪ/ US  /kliːˈʃeɪ/
C2 a saying or remark that is very often made and is therefore not original and not interesting: My wedding day - and I know it's a cliché - was just the happiest day of my life.Sentences and expressions clichéd     /ˈkliː.ʃeɪd/ US  /kliːˈʃeɪd/ adjective C2 He made some clichéd remark.Tedious and uninspiring
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