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Significado de “platitude” - Diccionario Inglés

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platitudenoun [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
(Definition of platitude from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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platitudenoun [C]

us   /ˈplæt̬·ɪˌtud/
a statement that has been repeated so often that it is meaningless: They nodded at every platitude about making sacrifices today for a better tomorrow.
(Definition of platitude from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Traducciones de “platitude”
en chino (simplificado) 陈词滥调, 老生常谈…
en turco basmakalıp söz, beylik lâf…
en ruso банальность…
en chino (tradicionál) 陳腔濫調, 老生常談…
en polaco frazes…
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Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
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