stereotype

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈstɛriətaɪp/

US:USA pronuncation: IPAUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈstɛriəˌtaɪp, ˈstɪr-/

US:USA pronunciation: respellingUSA pronunciation: respelling(sterē ə tīp′, stēr-)


Inflections of 'stereotype' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
stereotypes
v 3rd person singular
stereotyping
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
stereotyped
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
stereotyped
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."
WordReference English Collocations © 2020

stereotype

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. [sexual, racial, national, cultural] stereotypes
  2. a [misguided, widely held, common, damaging] stereotype
  3. [children's, society's] stereotype of
  4. a stereotype of [women, men, Brits, Americans]
  5. a stereotype of [women] [in, who, with]
  6. [defy, overcome, ignore, reinforce, brush aside] the stereotype
  7. [considered, cast as, viewed as] a stereotype
  8. fits the (cultural) stereotype (of)
  9. is [just, only, simply] a stereotype
  10. doesn't fit the stereotype
v
  1. (shouldn't) stereotype [people, characters, Americans]
  2. (are) stereotyped as [lazy, hardworking, clumsy, polite]
  3. has been [unfairly, unjustly, wrongly] stereotyped
  4. is [often, frequently] stereotyped as
  5. stereotyped [due to, because of, since]
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