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Word: outmoded

Definition: no longer in fashion or use; no longer stylish; old-fashioned


More Vocab Words

::: redress - remedy; compensation; Ex. seek redress for the damage to your car; V: put right; remedy or rectify (a wrong); make amends for
::: ragamuffin - dirty child in torn clothes; person wearing tattered clothes
::: posthumous - after death (as of child born after father's death or book published after author's death); coming or occurring after one's death; Ex. posthumous fame/novel
::: oratorio - dramatic poem set to music; long musical work with singing but without acting; CF. cantata
::: trappings - outward decorations; ornaments (as an outward sign of rank)
::: ineffectual - not effective; not having a desired effect; weak
::: proponent - supporter; backer; opposite of opponent
::: penumbra - partial shadow (in an eclipse); CF. almost shadow
::: syllogism - logical formula consisting of a major premise, a minor premise and a conclusion; deceptive or specious argument
::: buffoon - stupid person; clown