tritely


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trite

 (trīt)
adj. trit·er, trit·est
Not evoking interest because of overuse or repetition; hackneyed.

[Latin trītus, from past participle of terere, to wear out; see terə- in Indo-European roots.]

trite′ly adv.
trite′ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.tritely - in a trite mannertritely - in a trite manner; "tritely expressed emotions"
Translations
بابْتِذال
otřele
klichéagtigt
elcsépelten
á útslitinn hátt
banálne
bayatlamış şekilde

tritely

[ˈtraɪtlɪ] ADVcon falta de originalidad

tritely

adv a tritely obvious remarkeine Binsenweisheit; nobody is perfect, he said tritelyer machte die banale Bemerkung: niemand ist vollkommen

trite

(trait) adjective
(of a remark, saying etc) already said in exactly the same way so often that it no longer has any worth, effectiveness etc. His poetry is full of trite descriptions of nature.
ˈtritely adverb
ˈtriteness noun
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Moreover, Richardson often goes far and tritely out of his way in his preaching.
It is really one of the occasions where the often tritely talked about "win-win" actually applies.
I tritely return to the Golden Rule--"do unto others as you would have them do unto you.
Indeed, one might say that there are two possible ways out of Nietzsche (whom I see, tritely no doubt, as the most prone historical icon of the death of a meta-narrative, humanism): one being the abstract, ratiocinative prose of Beckett, where the patterns and the recursions, the vertiginous "technique" are the keystone of an almost Judaic art; the other, the way of empathy and concretion, being the highly expressive telltale mosaics of Miller.
With these short bursts we were able to obtain structural information about the enzyme before it vaporized through radiation damage in what I tritely refer to as 'Hit and Run' serial crystallography.
Even the tritely titled "Long Live Rock & Roll," with its folk appeal, has got something going for it.
This was--to put it as tritely as the opening sentence of this review--an accident waiting to happen.
After reading the briefing on ' Zanzarim,' Boyd has Bond tritely remark, " It was like that old Chinese curse: ' May you live in interesting times' -- reconfigured as ' May vast reserves of oil be discovered in your country.
It means going to sleep and never waking up," I explained tritely, before realising my mistake.
Prog Rock to some has become something of a dirty phrase, evoking 20-minute long keyboard-driven songs all wrapped up tritely in an often hard-tounderstand concept album.
Such reflexivity may remind the reader, tritely, that we and he are "privileged" in the sense of being able to move together imaginatively in space and time while invented characters are not.
Though its attempt to evoke the endtimes in a glancing, impressionistic, budget-restricted manner is admirable in theory, director David Mackenzie's second collaboration with Ewan McGregor (following 2003's "Young Adam") tritely tosses together two indifferently conceived characters against a backdrop of global panic that generates no urgency.