Sentence Examples


  • Hackneyed stereotypes are used over and over again.
  • This is a real shame as the role does have potential to really deliver a great performance, despite the rather hackneyed script.
  • Hackneyed images risk reducing Irish history to textbook postcolonial illustrations.
  • Some hackneyed situations come across as fresh and funny.
  • Repeated ad nauseam, however, the whole thing becomes hackneyed, stagnant and, dare I say it, dangerously self-referential.