Origin of defunct
OTHER WORDS FROM defunctde·funct·ness, nounnon·de·funct, adjective
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How to use defunct in a sentence
He and Burns fought for the now-defunct Blackzilians, a team of professional fighters based in South Florida, starting in 2011.As Kamaru Usman edges toward UFC greatness, his former teammate wants to stop him|Glynn A. Hill|February 12, 2021|Washington Post
Casey Primozic, the programmer who created the now-defunct app, tweeted his finding in May that he had traced large volumes of traffic back to servers that appeared to belong to those firms.How the rich got richer: Reddit trading frenzy benefited Wall Street elite|Douglas MacMillan, Yeganeh Torbati|February 8, 2021|Washington Post
It started working with now-defunct WPP-owned Triad more than a decade ago to sell ads on its Walmart and Sam’s Club sites, for example.Walmart’s DSP will help it compete for advertisers, but won’t rob ad dollars from Amazon|Kate Kaye|February 4, 2021|Digiday
Another is that, even as an episode of MTV’s defunct teen self-actualization reality series Made, it would feel a bit lazy.What HBO’s Fake Famous Doesn’t Understand About Young People and Influencer Culture|Judy Berman|February 4, 2021|Time
It’s unclear when Greene first recorded the post, but she said she was working on behalf of American Truth Seekers, a now-defunct blog devoted to conspiracy theories.
Ed first appeared in 1987 on City By Night, a talk show on Newton Cable, a now-defunct offbeat indie cable network.Canada’s Subversive Sock Puppet: Ed the Sock Isn’t Afraid to Say Anything|Soraya Roberts|November 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Does this mean Bad Gal Ri-Ri's now defunct account on the social media site may have an effect on what people are buying?Elle Fanning and Kate Middleton Are Cousins; Tom Ford Talks Social Media Influence on Fashion|The Fashion Beast Team|May 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
At the same time as I was studying, I was freelancing as a sub-editor for a national newspaper—the now defunct Sunday Tribune.
“The Democratic Party is just about defunct in the South,” he said.Democrats March on the South to Hold Senate Majority in 2014|David Freedlander|October 31, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Recent scrutiny—and the Japanese fallout—led to a suspension from his current job with the defunct ministry.Bullying Israeli Government Flack Sparks Diplomatic Row—Among Other Concerns|Noga Tarnopolsky|August 21, 2013|DAILY BEAST
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At her bosom she wore a great brooch, containing intertwined locks of a grandfather and grandmother long since defunct.The Joyous Adventures of Aristide Pujol|William J. Locke
Chartism is defunct, notwithstanding the efforts made by its dishonoured and discomfited leaders to revive it.
And Paul was sorely puzzled, whether the encomium applied to the defunct or himself.The Knight Of Gwynne, Vol. II (of II)|Charles James Lever
"Posin's done ferrying now," said Dan Rudder, one of the defunct's old companions in the service of Roughgrove.Wild Western Scenes|John Beauchamp Jones