Examples of archaism in a Sentence
the archaisms “methinks” and “saith”
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That phrase, which may strike some young American ears as an archaism if not an oxymoron, is worth unpacking, and Amis provides readers with a pocket account of the historical preconditions of his extravagant fame.
For the Latin American left, that vision has congealed into archaism.
But the main challenge for any translator is to remain true to Virgil without wrenching him into archaism or stiffness.
Full of archaisms, the language has a neo-Nabokovian extravagance, occasionally overindulgent.
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ARCHAISM Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of archaism for English Language Learners
: an old word or expression that is no longer used : an archaic word or expression
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