transitive verb (outmoded; outmoding) Etymology: out (of) mode Date: 1906 to make unfashionable or obsolete

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  • outmode — /owt mohd /, v., outmoded, outmoding. v.t. 1. to cause (something) to go out of style or become obsolete. v.i. 2. to go out of style or become obsolete. [1900 05; perh. from the phrase out of mode; cf. F démoder] * * * …   Universalium

  • outmode — v. remove from fashion; go out of fashion …   English contemporary dictionary

  • outmode — v 1. displace, replace, supplant, succeed, supersede; discontinue, cut out, withdraw, terminate, cancel, Inf. scrub; abandon, suspend, give up, cease to use, disuse, put away, lay or set aside, push aside; put a stop to, put an end to, bring to… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • outmode — /aʊtˈmoʊd/ (say owt mohd) verb (t) (outmoded, outmoding) to cause to be out of style; supersede …   Australian English dictionary

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  • supersede — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. t. replace, displace, supplant, succeed. See substitution, disuse. II (Roget s IV) v. Syn. outmode, succeed, take the place of; see replace 2 . See Synonym Study at replace . III (Roget s 3… …   English dictionary for students

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  • outmoded — /owt moh did/, adj. 1. gone out of style; no longer fashionable: outmoded styles. 2. not acceptable by present standards; no longer usable; obsolete: outmoded dwellings; outmoded teaching methods. [see OUTMODE, ED2] Syn. 1. unfashionable, dated,… …   Universalium

  • Kean, Edmund — born March 17?, 1789, London, Eng. died May 15, 1833, London British actor. He acted with a touring stage company from 1805, and in 1814 he won acclaim in London with his innovative portrayal of Shylock in The Merchant of Venice. He went on to… …   Universalium

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