That simple, and unoriginal, fear lies at heart of The Crisis of Zionism.
Your most grating acquaintance could – and usually would – bombard you with reams of unoriginal drivel at the press of a key.
Even her catchphrases came across as empty and unoriginal.
early 14c., "first in time, earliest," from Old French original "first" (13c.) and directly from Latin originalis, from originem (nominative origo) "beginning, source, birth," from oriri "to rise" (see orchestra). The first reference is in original sin "innate depravity of man's nature," supposed to be inherited from Adam in consequence of the Fall. Related: Originally.
"original text," late 14c., from Medieval Latin originale (see original (adj.)). Of photographs, films, sound recordings, etc., from 1918.