Noun(1) a conventional or formulaic conception or image
Verb(1) treat or classify according to a mental stereotype
(1) Forget tension and suspense, stereotype the characters and make them behave obviously to a script we've seen many times before.(2) But the tired old stereotype is now under pressure.(3) don't treat anyone as a stereotype(4) the stereotype of the woman as the carer(5) Some of those beliefs stereotype gay men as sexual predators and long-term relationship failures.(6) "Yet I'm not a stereotype of a Muslim woman," she says.(7) I had found from talking to Lara yesterday that she really didn't fit the regular stereotype of most women.(8) Your writing was repetitive and clumsy and bigoted, your villains were stereotyped , your characters all wooden, but so what?(9) Done badly, they can reinforce racial stereotypes and increase the prejudices they were designed to reduce.(10) His stories have been heralded as great folk storytelling and lambasted as perpetuating racial stereotypes .(11) Isn't this a rather stereotyped view of the environment, Mr. President?(12) The English were stereotypically calm about it all.(13) A person in this stage also participates in transforming racial and cultural stereotypes , biases, attitudes, beliefs and behaviors.(14) Homosexuals are treated so stereotypically in this film.(15) The film limits its potential for critical analysis in this way, but it does so without reinforcing unequal power structures or stereotyping its characters.(16) Do you feel you have been unfairly stereotyped by the press?
2. received idea ::
4. hackneyed idea ::
5. formula ::
6. typecast ::
7. pigeonhole ::
8. conventionalize ::
9. categorize ::
10. label ::
11. tag ::
stereotype, stereotyped, stereotypes, stereotyping
Word Example from TV Shows
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Dude, can you even open your mouth
without spewing a cultural STEREOTYPE?
The Big Bang Theory Season 4, Episode 9
It's a STEREOTYPE
that you feed them peanuts.
The Big Bang Theory Season 12, Episode 8
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