Hackneyed and New


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Hackneyed adjective – Used or heard so often as to be dull.
Usage example: it's hackneyed, but true—the more you save the more you earn

New is an antonym for hackneyed.
Nearby Word: hackney
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New adjective – Not known or experienced before.
Usage example: the Americas were new lands for the European explorers

Hackneyed is an antonym for new in modern topic.
Nearby Words: newness, newly, newish
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  • Tropes may be brand new but seem trite and hackneyed; they may be thousands of years old but seem fresh and new.
    Source: Tropes
  • Beyond Earth is another one: Solid game with some cool new innovations, or a hackneyed retread of Civ 5 that tries to draw on Alpha Centauri's reputation?
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New and Hackneyed. (2016). Retrieved 2020, October 20, from https://thesaurus.plus/related/hackneyed/new
Hackneyed & New. N.p., 2016. Web. 20 Oct. 2020. <https://thesaurus.plus/related/hackneyed/new>.
New or Hackneyed. 2016. Accessed October 20, 2020. https://thesaurus.plus/related/hackneyed/new.

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