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warmed-over

adjective [before noun] uk   /ˌwɔːmdˈəʊ.vər/  us   /ˌwɔːrmdˈoʊ.vɚ/ mainly US disapproving
using an idea that has been used before and is not new or interesting: These commercials are just warmed-over imitations of earlier TV ads.
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