Word of the Day – Platitude
Platitude – WORD OF THE DAY (for Writing Task 2)
Platitude (noun) /ˈplætɪtuːd/
a dull or commonplace remark; a comment or statement that has been made very often before and is therefore not interesting
Synonym: bromide, truism, axiom
The article was filled with platitudes about the systematic character of the industrial economy.