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canned

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The ideas of a time are like the clothes of a season: they are as arbitrary, as much imposed by some superior will which is seldom explicit. They are utilitarian and political, the instruments of smooth-running government.
Wyndham Lewis
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Adjective

canned (not comparable)

Positive
canned

Comparative
not comparable

Superlative
none (absolute)

  1. Preserved in cans.
    canned tomatoes
  2. (slang) Drunk.
  3. Previously prepared; not fresh or new; standardized, mass produced, or lacking originality or customization.
    The form letter included a canned answer stating that what I asked was against policy.

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Verb

canned

  1. Simple past tense and past participle of can.

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