Definition of antiquated
1 : obsolete <an antiquated calendar>
2 : outmoded or discredited by reason of age : being out of style or fashion <antiquated methods of farming>
3 : advanced in age
Examples of antiquated in a sentence
He has some pretty antiquated opinions about politics.
<saw an antiquated hand-cranked rope-making machine at the textiles museum>
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ANTIQUATED Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of antiquated for English Language Learners
: very old and no longer useful, popular, or accepted : very old-fashioned or obsolete
ANTIQUATED Defined for Kids
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