descriptor for something about to be referred to as cliché, stale, or trite.
Bored, he decided to surf the proverbial 'net all night long and check his email instead of finishing his term paper.
by the professor tfn April 20, 2012
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1. A heavy drinking session
s'all about the proverbial on saturday! messeh
by messeh July 06, 2006