English adjective: old-hat
|1.||old-hat repeated too often; overfamiliar through overuse|
His remarks were trite and commonplace.
A stock answer.
Repeating threadbare jokes.
Parroting some timeworn axiom.
The trite metaphor `hard as nails'.
|Synonyms||banal, commonplace, hackneyed, shopworn, stock, threadbare, timeworn, tired, trite, well-worn|
|2.||old-hat out of fashion|
|Samples||A suit of rather antique appearance.|
Demode (or outmoded) attire.
|Synonyms||antique, demode, ex, old-fashioned, outmoded, passe, passee|