warmed over

warmed-over

[wawrmd-oh-ver]
adjective
1.
(of cooked foods) heated again: warmed-over stew.
2.
reworked or repeated without enthusiasm or introduction of new ideas; stale: a warmed-over version of an old show.

Origin:
1885–90

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  1. mod.
    not very original; rehashed. : I am not interested in reading warmed-over news on a computer screen.
Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions by Richard A. Spears.Fourth Edition.
Copyright 2007. Published by McGraw-Hill Education.
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