Origin of superannuated
verb (used with object), su·per·an·nu·at·ed, su·per·an·nu·at·ing.
verb (used without object), su·per·an·nu·at·ed, su·per·an·nu·at·ing.
Origin of superannuate
Related Words for superannuatedantiquated, outmoded, dated, aged, old, old-fashioned, outdated, obsolete, senile, passe
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Historical Examples of superannuated
It is too depressing, these vagaries, these senile ramblings of a superannuated musician.Old Fogy
Started a superannuated fortune, and just now upon the full scent.The Works of Charles and Mary Lamb
It was a boon to superannuated officers, and the number was limited.The Indian in his Wigwam
Henry R. Schoolcraft
Then there will be a demonstration, at any rate, and then the thing will be superannuated.
Of their small force some of the soldiers were superannuated, others invalid.The Fort Dearborn Massacre
Linai Taliaferro Helm
Word Origin for superannuated
1640s, back-formation from superannuated. Related: Superannuating.