Stereotype

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Definition

a stereotype: a cliché, a simple, typical opinion or image of something
noun
Saying that the French are all good lovers is just a stereotype.

stereotypical: cliché, relating to a stereotype
adjective

Examples

  • "Garth : No kangaroos, no boomerangs, no stereotypes!"
  • "You're getting your stereotypes mixed up."
  • "Voice : No, those are just ridiculous stereotypes."
  • "Horatio : Yes, I am a collection of clichés and stereotypes."
  • "whatever it is that you were doin' there, but the thing is, I'm not a fan of these stereotypical Scottish acts."
  • "Kimmie : No, my presentation is on the dangers of stereotypes in the workplace."
  • "Clichés and stereotypes!"
  • "Todd : Okay, you know what, I'm tired of these stereotypes."

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