Pet Peeves, Overused Words and Cliches

I’m tired of hearing the same old words used to describe nothing in particular — and I’m in a largish club.

Working with real estate agents means I often see the same thin words used to describe “doll houses” that actually do have something of interest that can be described as something other than “cute” or “beautiful” or “must see.”

I’m thinking about creating a list of adjectives for real estate agents sometime soon — just a list that could be used to help replace some of the words that are so overused in the industry they have become invisible.

In the meantime, while I pull together my “solutions” list — I’ll share what some others are tired of hearing:

The Perfect Storm of Cliches

2008 List of Banished Words