Definition of stereotypical in English:

stereotypical

Pronunciation /ˌsterēəˈtipik(ə)l/ /ˌstɛriəˈtɪpɪk(ə)l/

adjective

  • Relating to a widely held but fixed and oversimplified image or idea of a particular type of person or thing.

    ‘he fits the stereotypical masculine image of toughness’
    ‘a stereotypical villain’
    • ‘Even the ineffectual father seems genuine—not the stereotypical buffoon.’
    • ‘Scholars have identified a number of persisting stereotypical representations of disability.’
    • ‘He lives in stereotypical, small-town scenic Montana mountains.’
    • ‘They have created an image that does not follow stereotypical renderings of power.’

Pronunciation

stereotypical

/ˌsterēəˈtipik(ə)l/ /ˌstɛriəˈtɪpɪk(ə)l/