Synonyms for old-hat

Synonyms for (adjective) old-hat

Synonyms: antique, ex, old-fashioned, old-hat, outmoded, passe, passee, demode

Definition: out of fashion

Usage: a suit of rather antique appearance; demode (or outmoded) attire; outmoded ideas

Similar words: unstylish, unfashionable

Definition: not in accord with or not following current fashion

Usage: unfashionable clothes; melodrama of a now unfashionable kind


Synonyms: trite, timeworn, tired, stock, threadbare, old-hat, hackneyed, commonplace, banal, shopworn, well-worn

Definition: repeated too often; overfamiliar through overuse

Usage: 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: unoriginal

Definition: not original; not being or productive of something fresh and unusual

Usage: the manuscript contained unoriginal emendations; his life had been unoriginal, conforming completely to the given pattern- Gwethalyn Graham