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  Definition of Banal
  1. obvious and dull; "trivial conversation"; "commonplace prose"
  2. repeated too often; overfamiliar through overuse; "bromidic sermons"; "his remarks were trite and commonplace"; "hackneyed phrases"; "a stock answer"; "repeating threadbare jokes"; "parroting some timeworn axiom"; "the trite metaphor `hard as nails''"
Similar Words: commonplace, trivial, hackneyed, old-hat, shopworn, stock(a), threadbare, timeworn, tired, trite, well-worn

 

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Language Translations:
Albanian: banal   Catalan: banal  
Dutch: banaal   Frisian: plat  
German: banal   Interlingua: banal  
Italian: banale   Norwegian: banal  
Polish: banalny   Portuguese: banal  
Russian: банальный   Spanish: banal  
 
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