Entertainment / Literature / Cliché: A hackneyed or trite phrase that has become overused. Clichés are considered bad writing and bad literature.

Other Words for Cliche

Cliche Adjective Synonyms: stereotype, bromide, trite saying, old saw or maxim, truism, platitude, commonplace, banality, chestnut


Life Style / Wine Grapes / Vandal-Cliche: Popular name for the promising Cliche 8414 variety derived from a Vandal 64 x Vandal 163 1984 cross by a private breeder resident in Quebec, Canada. No other details as yet other than it is a cold-cli MORE

Cliché Rhyme

Entertainment / Literature / Cliché Rhyme: Cliché rhymes are rhymes that are considered trite or predictable. They include love and dove, moon and June, trees and breeze. Sometimes, to avoid cliché rhymes, poets will go to hyperbolic lengths MORE


Entertainment / Photography / Cliche-Verre: Designs painted on glass in varnish or oil paint, or scratched into the emulsion of a fogged and processed plate using an etching needle. The results are then printed or enlarged on photographic print MORE


Entertainment / Literature / Donnée: (French, 'given') The assumptions upon which a writer constructs a work of literature. Some common examples include the assumption that young love is fickle, that society is bleak or dangerous for sur MORE

Drive For Show And Putt For Dough

Entertainment / Golf / Drive For Show And Putt For Dough: Cliché referring to the fact that hitting long beautiful tee shots may look nice and be impressive, but good putting, more often than not, will be responsible for scoring and, therefore, winning matc MORE