Hackneyed and Original


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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

Original is an antonym for hackneyed.
Nearby Word: hackney
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Original adjective – Not known or experienced before.
Usage example: separate categories for original and adapted screenplays

Hackneyed is an antonym for original in topics: fresh, earliest.
Nearby Words: origin, originality, origination, originator, originally
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idea hackneyed idea original idea
plot hackneyed plot original plot
script hackneyed script original script
movie hackneyed movie original movie
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