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banal - Dictionary definition and meaning for word banal

Definition
(adj) repeated too often; overfamiliar through overuse
Example Sentence
  • 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'

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for banal

abey nal to roz hi kholte hain...
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by 1.6k

SPLIT INTO ba-nal ba-BAR - COMMONPLACE FOR MEN TO MEET & NAL(HINDI - TAP) - COMMON PLACE FOR WOMEN TO MEET.
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by viren

'ban + al' --> 'ban all' those directors whose movies are 'banal' (the same old story lines are repeated ; (another meaning) dull and unoriginal(dubbed))
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by bookworm

Divide it like -- ban + al(ban all people); you ban all those people from your group, if they are repeating the same activity again and again.
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by Administrator

When u r in severe depression u will lock urself in ur room BANNING ALL people for a while as u need some privacy
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by BNS

Banal = I would like to BAN-ALL banal words because they are dull and overused.
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by avarx

banal sounds like GUNAL(a tamil movie actor).So his death has been shown on TV for many days(repeated too often).
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by moorthy_ragha

banal => bakwaas(hindi) not always, means being a waste as it's overrepeated.
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by vocabIsFun

banal: beh nal. behta hua nal is a vey munadane affair
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by aroraraman309

ca be taken as a short from for Boring And Not originAL....
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by SDV

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