Definition of outmoded
1 : not being in style
2 : no longer acceptable, current, or usable outmoded customs
Examples of outmoded in a Sentence
outmoded computers that can be recycled
Recent Examples of outmoded from the Web
The damage forced MTA officials to reopen the older, outmoded South Ferry station that the new station had replaced in 2009.
In the years since, the Opéra Comique endured as a teaching theater or outmoded performance space, but not a home for opera — until a gradual rebirth and recently, a wholesale reimagination of what modern opera could be.
Fey’s previous effort, 30 Rock, with its energetic pacing and reliance on funny voices and one-liners, may have been the best single-camera sitcom to capture the energy of comedies past, while still moving beyond their outmoded format.
One of Northbrook's shopping strips is on the way to getting a refit that will start with replacing three outmoded signs with two new ones, but change is difficult in coming.
And the outmoded and complex US income taxes will be replaced with permanent and strong incentives to innovate, invest, hire and increase wages in the United States.
Many Labour members harbor concerns about Corbyn, and the Conservatives were confident voters would reject seemingly outmoded Labour promises such as raising taxes on the wealthy and re-nationalizing industries.
At the American Gods Comic-Con panel, Gaiman explained: I very much doubt that the Technical Boy believes in gods, except as disposable and outmoded concepts.
Next, Huerta set his sights on overhauling the badly outmoded facilities.
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First Known Use of outmoded
OUTMODED Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of outmoded for English Language Learners
: no longer useful or acceptable : not modern or current
OUTMODED Defined for Kids
Definition of outmoded for Students
: no longer in style or in use an outmoded dress outmoded equipment
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