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warmed-over

[wawrmd-oh-ver] /ˈwɔrmdˈoʊ vər/
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
1885-1890
1885-90
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warmed over

adjective phrase

Derivative and only slightly changed; revived unimaginatively: The president, he wrote, had ''offered the poor the Protestant Ethic warmed over''/ out of the mouths of bunnies and gulls, some warmed-over Gibran (1970+)

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look like death warmed over


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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