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trite

adjective     /traɪt/ disapproving
expressed too often to be interesting or seem sincere: His lyrics about love and peace are too trite for me to take them seriously. I know it will sound trite, but I've loved being part of this club.Plain and ordinaryTedious and uninspiringTedious and uninspiring tritely     /ˈtraɪt.li/ adverb triteness     /ˈtraɪt.nəs/ noun [U]
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