To better see all uses of the word
An Ideal Husband
please enable javascript.

Go to New Version of This Page
This old version has not been updated since 2016,
but we're leaving it in case you prefer it.
Show What's New
Please update your links from the new version.
Used In
An Ideal Husband
Go to Book Vocabulary
Go to Word Detail
  • In modern life nothing produces such an effect as a good platitude.
  • A few ordinary platitudes will do.

  • There are no more uses of "platitude" in the book.

    Show samples from other sources
  • She sprinkled her remarks with the usual political platitudes that are guaranteed to be popular with both parties.
  • My platitudes don’t hold their interest and I can hardly blame them for that.
    Sara Gruen  --  Water for Elephants

  • Go to more samples
Go to Book Vocabulary . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading