outdate

[ out-deyt ]
/ ˌaʊtˈdeɪt /

verb (used with object), out·dat·ed, out·dat·ing.

to put out of date; make antiquated or obsolete: The advent of the steamship outdated sailing ships as commercial carriers.

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Origin of outdate

First recorded in 1640–50; probably back formation from outdated
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British Dictionary definitions for outdate

outdate
/ (ˌaʊtˈdeɪt) /

verb

(tr) (of something new) to cause (something else) to become old-fashioned or obsolete
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