- The definition of antiquated is something that is out of date, old or no longer useful.
An example of something that is antiquated is a rotary phone.
antiquated definition by Webster's New World
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- no longer used or useful; obsolete, old-fashioned, out-of-date, etc.
antiquated definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- Too old to be fashionable, suitable, or useful; outmoded. See Synonyms at old.
- Very old; aged: “The antiquated Earth, as one might say,/Beat like the heart of Man” (William Wordsworth).
- anˈti·quatˌed·ness noun
Variant of antiquate
- antiquation noun