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Synonyms for superannuated
ˌsu pərˈæn yuˌeɪ tɪdsu·per·an·nu·at·ed

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  1. superannuatedadjective

    Synonyms:
    antiquated, out of date, outmoded, outdated, archaic, obsolete, dated

  2. superannuatedadjective

    obsolete due to age

    Synonyms:
    outmoded, archaic, out of date, dated, obsolete, outdated, antiquated

  3. superannuatedadjective

    retired or discarded due to age

    Synonyms:
    archaic, outdated, out of date, outmoded, obsolete, dated, antiquated

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. superannuated

    Antique refers to an ancient, antiquated to a discarded style. Antique is that which is either ancient in fact or ancient in style. The reference is to the style rather than to the age. We can speak of the antique architecture of a church just built. The difference between antiquated and antique is not in the age, for a Puritan style may be scorned as antiquated, while a Roman or Renaissance style may be prized as antique. The antiquated is not so much out of date as out of vogue. Old-fashioned may be used approvingly or contemptuously. In the latter case it becomes a synonym for antiquated; in the good sense it approaches the meaning of antique, but indicates less duration. We call a wide New England fireplace old-fashioned; a coin of the Cæsars, antique. Quaint combines the idea of age with a pleasing oddity; as, a quaint gambrel-roofed house. Antiquated is sometimes used of persons in a sense akin to superannuated. The antiquated person is out of style and out of sympathy with the present generation by reason of age; the superannuated person is incapacitated for present activities by reason of age. Compare OLD.

    Synonyms:
    ancient, antiquated, antique, old-fashioned, quaint

    Antonyms:
    fashionable, fresh, modern, modish, new, recent, stylish

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. superannuated

    Synonyms:
    effete, timeworn, decrepit, passe'

    Antonyms:
    vigorous, energetic, active, efficient

Princeton's WordNet

  1. overage, overaged, superannuated, over-the-hilladjective

    too old to be useful

    "He left the house...for the support of twelve superannuated wool carders"- Anthony Trollope

    Synonyms:
    overaged, overage, out-of-date, outdated, over-the-hill

    Antonyms:
    immature, young, current

  2. outdated, out-of-date, superannuatedadjective

    old; no longer valid or fashionable

    "obsolete words"; "an obsolete locomotive"; "outdated equipment"; "superannuated laws"; "out-of-date ideas"

    Synonyms:
    overaged, out-of-date, outdated, overage, over-the-hill

    Antonyms:
    young, immature, current

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. superannuatedadjective

    Synonyms:
    decrepit, anile, aged, imbecile, doting, old-womanish, effete, rusty, time-worn, unfit for service, on the retired list, on the pension list

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Translations for superannuated

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  • jubiladoSpanish
  • yli-ikäinen, vanhentunut, vanhanaikainenFinnish
  • pensionné, licencié, obsolète, dépasséFrench
  • kiselejtezett, kiöregedett, nyugalmazott, elévültHungarian
  • verouderd, gepensioneerd, afgedankt, obsoleetDutch
  • устаревшийRussian

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