Synonyms of stereotype
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clichéA cliché is an idea or phrase which has been used so much that it is no longer interesting or effective or no longer has much meaning.
• I've learned that the cliché about life not being fair is true.
platitudestereotypecommonplacebanalitytruismbromideold sawhackneyed phrasechestnut (informal)
• At first sight, he is not cast in the leading man mould.
• I don't want to be pigeonholed as a kids' presenter.
Thesaurus for stereotype from the Collins English Thesaurus