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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: threadbare(0.00886 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to threadbare.
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English → English (WordNet)
adj 1: 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'" [syn: banal, commonplace,
hackneyed, old-hat, shopworn, stock(a), timeworn,
tired, trite, well-worn]
2: having the nap worn away so that the threads show through;
“threadbare rugs” English → English (gcide)
Threadbare \Thread"bare`\, a.
1. Worn to the naked thread; having the nap worn off;
threadbare clothes. “A threadbare cope.” --Chaucer.
2. Fig.: Worn out; as, a threadbare subject; stale topics and
threadbare quotations. --Swift.