Associations to the word «Obsolete»

Wiktionary

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

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats