Translation for 'cliché' from English to Bulgarian
NOUN   a cliché | clichés
cliché {noun}клише {ср}
cliche {noun} [spv.]клише {ср}
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Translation for 'cliché' from English to Bulgarian

cliché {noun}
клише {ср}
cliche {noun} [spv.]
клише {ср}
Usage Examples English
  • The word "cliché" is borrowed from French, where it is a past passive participle of "clicher", 'to click', used as a noun; "cliché" is attested from 1825 and originated in the printing trades.
  • The novel came out in September 1973 the "New York Times" declaring "MacLean does not miss one cliche." The book became a best seller.
  • Grammatically speaking, advice is an uncountable noun, like rice or milk. Clicheing or using a cliche, refers to mainstream advice that is overused.
  • Spithill is renowned for his wit, and regularly produces amusing responses to cliche questions from sports journalists.
  • Romantic Books panned "Knitting Under the Influence" by saying the book was slow and "turned into a burdensome cliche".

  • "Cherchez la femme" (...) is a French phrase which literally means 'look for the woman'. It is a cliche in detective fiction, used to suggest that a mystery can be resolved by identifying a femme fatale or female love interest.
  • "Recent Coup Analyzed: Afghanistan is no cliche", a commentary report on Afghanistan Coup, Insight News, May 17, 1978.
  • The drama received positive reviews during its airing. Despite its "cliche" storyline and differences in plot with the novel, the drama was praised for its heartwarming story, as well as the acting skills and character interpretation of the lead actors.
  • Jordan Hoffman of "The Guardian" gave three stars out of five, saying, "J. D. Salinger drama catches attention but sinks into cliche".
  • On Metacritic, "Safelight" got 26% based on 7 reviews. "The Hollywood Reporter" stated that in the film "a single dramatic cliche is missed" while Brian Tallerico of "" gave it a half star, criticizing everything about the film.

  • Some of Pinurbo's poems seem to be parodies of traditional Indonesian poetry. He was also fond of using imagery that seemed cliche and was rarely found in Indonesia, for example he uses objects commonly found everyday, such as bags, mobile phones, bathrooms, trousers in his work.
  • Sodas and Popcorn stated in its review that the story was "...predictable and cliche ridden...".
  • In his review for the Movie Buff website, Matt Christopher gave the film a grade of C, calling it "predictable" with "cliche" characters.
  • Master saxophonist, David Liebman comments on how... "his (Stubbs's) playing is remarkably cliche free" and also states, "It is so refreshing to hear young musicians going for a group sound as their major goal.
  • "Fighter Attack" "... was pleasingly filmed in the two-color Cinecolor process, as were many Monogram/Allied Artists 'A's of the period." Critics appraised the film as "... just a typical post war action movie with a cliche storyline, cliche action and cliche characters. It isn't necessarily terrible but there are a lot better war movies which you could watch instead." Leonard Maltin described it as "modest". Alun Evans, in commenting on its fast pacing in an 80-minute format, simply described it as "brisk".

  • In his review of the book in "The Washington Post", Ron Charles praises Jen for combining different themes with "endearing finesse", but faults her treatment of fundamentalist Christianity as "cliche".
  • The "Observer" called it "sentimental but not often silly... it's overall tone is kind, the atmosphere cheerful." The "Evening Sentinel" said "there's just about every clinical cliche on the chart." "Variety" called it "a routine comedy-weepie".
  • Because the film was released independently, it pretty much flew under the radar with professional critics, though most home viewers seem to like it despite its cliche story and acting. It did however bring home an Audience Choice Award for Best Feature at the Stony Brook Film Festival in 1999.
  • Generated bundles are packed together in groups of 10 (1000 banknotes) and vacuumized. A cliche print [...] containing bank and branch details is applied to the plastic package seal.
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Contains translations by TU Chemnitz and Mr Honey's Business Dictionary (German-English only).
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