Definition of shopworn:
stale, shopsoiled, warmed-over, old-hat, platitudinal, banal, musty, stereotypical, platitudinous, worn-out, threadbare, stereotypic, tired, stock, corny, commonplace, stereotyped, hackneyed, bromidic, well-worn, unoriginal, timeworn, worn, usual, overused, excite, overworked, trite.
- "Then I'll Come Back to You", Larry Evans.
Professing church member as he was, Rudd earnestly palmed off shopworn stock for fresh invoices, declared that the obsolete Piccadillies which Kittredge had snapped up from a bankrupt sale were worn on all the best feet on Fifth Avenoo, and blandly substituted " just as good" for advertised wares that Kittredge did not carry.- "In a Little Town", Rupert Hughes.
- "The Doorway", Evelyn E. Smith.