démodé

adjective
dé·​mo·​dé | \ ˌdā-mō-ˈdā How to pronounce démodé (audio) \

Definition of démodé

: no longer fashionable : out-of-date

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Examples of démodé in a Sentence

an old-line French restaurant with stodgy food and a démodé decor straight out of the 1950s

First Known Use of démodé

1873, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for démodé

French, from dé- de- + mode

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The first known use of démodé was in 1873

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Cite this Entry

“Démodé.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/d%C3%A9mod%C3%A9. Accessed 27 Sep. 2021.

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