cookie cutter

From King Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Utensils
cookie cutterˈcookie ˌcutter1 noun [countable] American English DFUan instrument that cuts cookies into special shapes before you bake them
Examples from the Corpus
cookie cutterWith a 2-to 3-inch-round cookie cutter or drinking glass, cut circles, close together, out of the dough.
cookie cuttercookie cutter2 adjective [only before noun] American English almost exactly the same as other things of the same type, and not very interesting the cookie cutter approach of the urban renewal programme