Related formsar·cha·ist, nounar·cha·is·tic, adjective
Examples from the Web for archaism
The effort has been made to give a decided flavor of archaism to the translation.Beowulf|Release Date: July 19, 2005 [EBook #16328]
We find none of the marks of inexperience and archaism which are so conspicuous in the statues of Sepa and Nesa.A History of Art in Ancient Egypt, Vol. II (of 2)|Georges Perrot
His style is by no means destitute of archaism, but it is clear, fluent, and agreeable.A Short History of French Literature|George Saintsbury
As it existed in Germany it has been condemned to extinction by reason of its archaism.My Own Affairs|Louise, Princess of Belgium
The shuttle is certainly an archaism, whatever the good wife may be.