shopworn

[ shop-wawrn, ‐wohrn ]SEE DEFINITION OF shopworn

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR SHOPWORN

Even now, shopworn as she was, Gloria could have a fairly wide range of suitors should something happen to him.

Amid a mob of shopworn public men, here was one who had at least the charm of novelty.

I had a feeling that the end and slice would lie around and get shopworn if I did not take them.

He was long limbed and awkward and useless, and homely as a shopworn fifty-cent yellow plush manicure set.

He looks around helplessly as if searching for new words to clothe an old, shopworn phrase.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR SHOPWORN

washed-out

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