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threadbare

adjective (WEAK) 弱的     /ˈθred.beər/ US  /-ber/
A threadbare excuse, argument or idea is not strong and no longer persuades people because it is old or has been used too much (借口、论点或想法)陈旧的,老一套的 a threadbare excuse 老掉牙的借口 Tedious and uninspiring
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