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How to sign: repeated too often; overfamiliar through overuse
"bromidic sermons"; "his remarks were trite and commonplace"; "hackneyed phrases"; "a stock answer"; "repeating threadbare jokes"; "parroting some timeworn axiom"; "the trite metaphor `hard as nails'";
How to sign: a trite or obvious remark
How to sign: not challenging; dull and lacking excitement
"an unglamorous job greasing engines";