time worn

timeworn

[tahym-wawrn, -wohrn]
adjective
1.
worn or impaired by time.
2.
showing the effects of age or antiquity; antiquated: timeworn farming methods.
3.
commonplace; trite; hackneyed: a timeworn excuse.

Origin:
1720–30; time + worn

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timeworn (ˈtaɪmˌwɔːn)
 
adj
1.  showing the adverse effects of overlong use or of old age
2.  hackneyed; trite

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