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English definition of “same old same old”

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same old same old

informal
used to say that a situation or someone's behaviour remains the same, especially when it is boring or annoying: Most people just carry on doing the same old same old every day.
Translations of “same old same old”
in Chinese (Traditional) 老套,千篇一律…
in Russian всё по-старому…
in Turkish hep aynı şeyler, git gel aynı şey, aynı tas aynı hamam…
in Chinese (Simplified) 老一套,千篇一律…
in Polish po staremu…
(Definition of same old same old from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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