- Word Combinations (adjective)
|part of speech:
||of merchandise, worn or dirtied by exposure and handling.
The sofa was shopworn and being sold at a discount.
||uninteresting or stale from having been used or said frequently, as ideas, stories, or the like.
His writing is dull because it's filled with shopworn phrases.
- similar words:
- hack, stale, trite