Antiquated and Obsolete


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Antiquated adjective – Having passed its time of use or usefulness.
Usage example: saw an antiquated hand-cranked rope-making machine at the textiles museum

Obsolete is a synonym for antiquated in outmoded topic. In some cases you can use "Obsolete" instead an adjective "Antiquated", when it comes to topics like outdated. popular alternative
Nearby Words: antique, antiquity
Synonyms for Antiquated


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Obsolete adjective – Having passed its time of use or usefulness.
Usage example: I was told my old printer is obsolete and I can't get replacement parts

Antiquated is a synonym for obsolete in outmoded topic. You can use "Antiquated" instead an adjective "Obsolete", if it concerns topics such as outdated, old-fashioned, in vogue, no longer in use. popular alternative
Nearby Words: obsolescent, obsolescence, obsoleteness
Synonyms for Obsolete

Things that words describes

attitude antiquated attitude obsolete attitude
word antiquated word obsolete word
form antiquated form obsolete form
system antiquated system obsolete system
Other nouns: gear, equipment, technology, language, words, tradition, code, machine, weapon, version, synonym, relic, weapons, guns, spellings.

Both words in one sentence

  • Western Animation / Up Obsolete Mentor: Muntz was a world-famous explorer and young Carl's hero, yet has isolated himself for so long that his view of the world is antiquated.
  • Or out-of-date, obsolete, quaint, antiquated, etc.
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