Associations to the word «Obsolete»


OBSOLETE, adjective. (of words, equipment, etc.) No longer in use; gone into disuse; disused or neglected (often by preference for something newer, which replaces the subject).
OBSOLETE, adjective. (biology) Imperfectly developed; not very distinct.
OBSOLETE, verb. (transitive) (US) To cause to become obsolete.

Dictionary definition

OBSOLETE, adjective. No longer in use; "obsolete words".

Wise words

Speak clearly, if you speak at all; carve every word before you let it fall.
Oliver Wendell Holmes