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outdated

[out-dey-tid] /ˌaʊtˈdeɪ tɪd/
adjective
1.
no longer in use or fashionable; out-of-date; outmoded; antiquated.
Origin
1610-1620
1610-20; out- + date1 + -ed2

outdate

[out-deyt] /ˌaʊtˈdeɪt/
verb (used with object), outdated, outdating.
1.
to put out of date; make antiquated or obsolete:
The advent of the steamship outdated sailing ships as commercial carriers.
Origin
1640-50; probably back formation from outdated
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Examples for outdated
  • However, unemployment remains high and outdated infrastructure has constrained growth.
  • Science continues, but library books and museum displays continue to present outdated information.
  • It's great to come across a blog every once in a while that isn't the same outdated rehashed information.
  • Ceramic noblemen vanished, however, except as symbols of outdated exploitation.
  • Even better, the dinosaur hall juxtaposes this outdated imagery with that which replaced it.
  • outdated, her decrepit body garlanded itself dis- gracefully with powder.
  • Some of the keywords seem a little outdated and peculiar.
  • The result is that the current game encourages players to exploit the inefficiencies of an outdated scoring system.
  • Funding is always a challenge, and there's a tendency to view the organization as outdated.
  • More than ever, people are earning degrees later in life either by choice or because their skills have become outdated.
British Dictionary definitions for outdated

outdated

/ˌaʊtˈdeɪtɪd/
adjective
1.
old-fashioned or obsolete

outdate

/ˌaʊtˈdeɪt/
verb
1.
(transitive) (of something new) to cause (something else) to become old-fashioned or obsolete
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Word Origin and History for outdated
outdated
1616, "grown obsolete," from out + date (q.v.). Out-of-date is attested from 1628.
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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