Definition of Anachronistic in English :

Define Anachronistic in English

Anachronistic meaning in English

Meaning of Anachronistic in English

Pronunciation of Anachronistic in English

Anachronistic pronunciation in English

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1. anachronic, anachronistic, anachronous

chronologically misplaced

Example Sentences:
'English public schools are anachronistic'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


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1. The representation of someone as existing or something as happening in other than chronological, proper, or historical order.
2. One that is out of its proper or chronological order, especially a person or practice that belongs to an earlier time: "A new age had plainly dawned, an age that made the institution of a segregated picnic seem an anachronism" (Henry Louis Gates, Jr.)

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