démodé

adjective dé·mo·dé \ ˌdā-mō-ˈdā \

Definition of démodé

: no longer fashionable : out-of-date

Examples of démodé in a Sentence

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

Origin and Etymology of démodé

French, from dé- de- + mode


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