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We found 30 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word threadbare:
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General dictionaries General (28 matching dictionaries)
  1. threadbare: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. threadbare: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. threadbare: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. threadbare: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. threadbare: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. threadbare: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Threadbare, threadbare: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. threadbare: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. threadbare: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. threadbare: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. threadbare: V2 Vocabulary Building Dictionary [home, info]
  12. threadbare: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  13. threadbare: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  14. threadbare: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  15. threadbare: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. threadbare: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. Threadbare: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  18. threadbare: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  19. threadbare: Rhymezone [home, info]
  20. Threadbare: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  21. threadbare: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  22. threadbare: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  23. threadbare: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  24. threadbare: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  25. threadbare: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  26. threadbare: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. threadbare: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. threadbare: Encyclopedia [home, info]

(Note: See threadbareness for more definitions.)

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Quick definitions from WordNet (threadbare)

adjective:  having the nap worn away so that the threads show through ("Threadbare rugs")
adjective:  repeated too often; overfamiliar through overuse ("Repeating threadbare jokes")

▸ Also see threadbareness

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Phrases that include threadbare:   bobbin threadbare

Words similar to threadbare:   banal, commonplace, hackneyed, shopworn, stock, threadbareness, timeworn, tired, trite, well-worn, seedy, wornout, more...

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