adverb see anachronism

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Anachronously — Anachronous An*ach ro*nous, a. Containing an anachronism; anachronistic. {An*ach ro*nous*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • anachronously — See anachronistic. * * * …   Universalium

  • anachronously — anach·ro·nous·ly …   English syllables

  • anachronously — adverb see anachronic …   Useful english dictionary

  • anachronous — anachronously, adv. /euh nak reuh neuhs/, adj. misplaced in time; anachronistic. [1850 55; ANACHRON(ISM) + OUS] * * * …   Universalium

  • anachronism — noun Etymology: probably from Middle Greek anachronismos, from anachronizesthai to be an anachronism, from Late Greek anachronizein to be late, from Greek ana + chronos time Date: 1617 1. an error in chronology; especially a chronological… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • anachronism — noun /əˈnækɹəˌnɪzm̩/ a) A chronological mistake; the erroneous dating of an event, circumstance, or object. His movements, his clothes, everything about him, seemed slightly out of place in this assembly. He spoiled the pattern; like Alvin, he… …   Wiktionary

  • anachronous — /əˈnækrənəs/ (say uh nakruhnuhs) adjective → anachronistic. –anachronously, adverb …   Australian English dictionary

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