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antiquated

[ an-ti-kwey-tid ]
/ ˈæn tɪˌkweɪ tɪd /
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adjective
continued from, resembling, or adhering to the past; old-fashioned: antiquated attitudes.
no longer used; obsolete or obsolescent: The spinning wheel is an antiquated machine.
aged; old: antiquated aunts and uncles.
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Origin of antiquated

First recorded in 1615–25; antiquate + -ed2

synonym study for antiquated

See ancient1.

OTHER WORDS FROM antiquated

an·ti·qua·ted·ness, nounun·an·ti·quat·ed, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for antiquated

antiquated
/ (ˈæntɪˌkweɪtɪd) /

adjective
outmoded; obsolete
aged; ancient

Derived forms of antiquated

antiquatedness, noun
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