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Overview of adj shopworn

The adj shopworn has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. shopworn, shopsoiled

(worn or faded from being on display in a store; "shopworn merchandise at half price")

2. banal, commonplace, hackneyed, old-hat, shopworn, stock, threadbare, timeworn, tired, trite, well-worn

(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'")

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