anachronistic

[uh-nak-ruh-nis-tik]
adjective
pertaining to or containing an anachronism.
Also, anachronistical.


Origin:
1765–75; anachron(ism) + -istic

anachronistically, adverb
nonanachronistic, adjective
nonanachronistically, adverb
pseudoanachronistic, adjective
pseudoanachronistical, adjective
unanachronistic, adjective
unanachronistical, adjective
unanachronistically, adverb
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anachronism (əˈnækrəˌnɪzəm)
 
n
1.  the representation of an event, person, or thing in a historical context in which it could not have occurred or existed
2.  a person or thing that belongs or seems to belong to another time: she regards the Church as an anachronism
 
[C17: from Latin anachronismus, from Greek anakhronismos a mistake in chronology, from anakhronizein to err in a time reference, from ana- + khronos time]
 
anachro'nistic
 
adj
 
anachro'nistically
 
adv

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Example sentences
Carrie's schoolboy naivete sounded anachronistic even in 1967.
Sadly, the anachronistic conventions of bookselling and copyright law lag the
  technology.
It's joyfully anachronistic, as if we drove straight here from the 1960s.
Buckley makes use of some happily anachronistic narration in a lively mystery
  series kickoff set in 1560.
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