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for out of fashion
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :
Old-fashioned \Old`-fash"ioned\, a.
Formed according to old or obsolete fashion or pattern;
belonging to or characteristic of times past; adhering to old
customs, styles, or ideas; as, an old-fashioned dress, girl;
old-fashioned wire-rimmed glasses. "Old-fashioned men of
This old-fashioned, quaint abode. --Longfellow.
2. Unacceptable or suboptimum because of having been
superseded by something more recent; outmoded;
out-of-date. [Narrower terms: old-fashioned, out of
fashion(predicate), out of style(predicate), passe,
Syn: antique, old-hat(predicate), outmoded, out-of-date.
[WordNet 1.5 +PJC]
3. Unfashionably out of date; out of style. [Narrower terms:
unfashionable (vs. fashionable)]
Syn: demode, out of fashion(predicate), out of
style(predicate), passe, passee.
[WordNet 1.5 +PJC] old fashioned
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