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commonness

Synonyms:

acceptance, averageness, bawdiness, bawdry, chasteness, circulation, cliche, commonality, commonalty, commonplace.
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Correct spelling:
platitudinal
Definition:
dull and tiresome but with pretensions of significance or originality; " bromidic sermons"

Synonyms:

adjective
bromidic
cliched, well-worn, wornout.
trite
banal, bathetic, bromidic, chain, common, commonplace, corny, drained, dull, exhausted, flat, hackneyed, jejune, moth-eaten, musty, ordinary, pedestrian, platitudinous, prosaic, ready-made, routine, run-of-the-mill, set, shopworn, stale, stereotyped, stereotypic, stereotypical, stock, threadbare, timeworn, tired, uninspired, unoriginal, used-up, vapid, warmed-over, well-worn, worn, worn-out, Mildewed, Overworked, hokey, overused, cornball, familiar tune, old hat, clichéd, cliché.
noun
platitudinal
bromidic, corny, platitudinous, unoriginal.
Examples of usage:
  1. The conversation, owing to the intervention of other of the guests, became general and platitudinal. – The Devil's Paw by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  2. He knew the Pope's face well, from a hundred photographs and moving pictures; even his gestures were familiar to him, the slight bowing of the head in assent, the tiny eloquent movement of the hands; but Percy, with a sense of being platitudinal, told himself that the living presence was very different. – Lord of the World by Robert Hugh Benson

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