Compared to Americans, Canadians are stereotyped as steady and predictable.
The current GOP coalition can be stereotyped quite simply as the Medicare/Social Security retiree.
Also, independents are stereotyped as social liberals and fiscal conservatives.
We too have been stereotyped and portrayed in the media in such a way that it has affected how people interact with us.
Opening the carefully folded paper he read its stereotyped phrasing, all of which is too serious to be herein repeated.
It was generally considered impromptu, but was, in truth, as stereotyped as the other.
Grandma Ridge in her best black gown, with her stereotyped cat-smile, sat near by in a corner.
The letter bristles with stereotyped generalities and Unionism.
This incident is stereotyped in the ballads and occurs in an example in the Romaic.
"Ah, you 'll have to ask my partner about that," is the stereotyped saying of each.
1798, "method of printing from a plate," from French stéréotype (adj.) "printing by means of a solid plate of type," from Greek stereos "solid" (see sterile) + French type "type." Noun meaning "a stereotype plate" is from 1817. Meaning "image perpetuated without change" is first recorded 1850, from the verb in this sense, which is from 1819. Meaning "preconceived and oversimplified notion of characteristics typical of a person or group" is recorded from 1922. Stereotypical is attested from 1949.
A too-simple and therefore distorted image of a group, such as “Football players are stupid” or “The English are cold and unfriendly people.”
A generalization, usually exaggerated or oversimplified and often offensive, that is used to describe or distinguish a group.