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trite

adjective uk   /traɪt/ disapproving us  
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.
tritely
adverb uk   /ˈtraɪt.li/ us  
triteness
noun [U] uk   /ˈtraɪt.nəs/ us  
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