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outmoded

[out-moh-did] /ˌaʊtˈmoʊ dɪd/
adjective
1.
gone out of style; no longer fashionable:
outmoded styles.
2.
not acceptable by present standards; no longer usable; obsolete:
outmoded dwellings; outmoded teaching methods.
Origin of outmoded
see outmode, -ed2
Synonyms
1. unfashionable, dated, old-fashioned.

outmode

[out-mohd] /ˌaʊtˈmoʊd/
verb (used with object), outmoded, outmoding.
1.
to cause (something) to go out of style or become obsolete.
verb (used without object), outmoded, outmoding.
2.
to go out of style or become obsolete.
Origin
1900-05; perhaps from the phrase out of mode; compare French démoder
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outmoded

/ˌaʊtˈməʊdɪd/
adjective
1.
no longer fashionable or widely accepted
2.
no longer practical or usable
Derived Forms
outmodedly, adverb
outmodedness, noun
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Word Origin and History for outmoded
adj.

"no longer in fashion, out of date," 1894, from out + mode (q.v.); perhaps formed on model of French démoder.

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