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platitude

noun [C] uk   /ˈplæt.ɪ.tjuːd/  us   /ˈplæt̬.ə.tuːd/ disapproving
a remark or statement that may be true but is boring and has no meaning because it has been said so many times before: He doesn't mouth platitudes about it not mattering who scores as long as the team wins.
platitudinous
adjective uk   /ˌplæt.ɪˈtjuː.dɪ.nəs/  us   /ˌplæt̬.əˈtuː.dən-/ formal disapproving
Traducciones de “platitude”
en chino (tradicionál) 陳腔濫調, 老生常談…
en ruso банальность…
en turco basmakalıp söz, beylik lâf…
en chino (simplificado) 陈词滥调, 老生常谈…
en polaco frazes…
(Definition of platitude from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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