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ancient

see definition of ancient
  • adjold, often very old
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Synonyms for ancient

adj old, often very old
  • age-old
  • antique
  • archaic
  • hoary
  • old-fashioned
  • timeworn
  • venerable
  • aged
  • antediluvian
  • bygone
  • elderly
  • fossil
  • oldie
  • relic
  • remote
  • antiquated
  • back number
  • been around
  • creaky
  • early
  • few miles on
  • lot of mileage
  • moth-eaten
  • obsolete
  • old goat
  • older
  • out-of-date
  • outmoded
  • primal
  • primeval
  • primordial
  • rusty
  • superannuated
  • worse for wear

Antonyms for ancient

  • current
  • fresh
  • modern
  • new
  • young
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to ancient

aboriginal

adjective. belonging to one, existing in a place since prehistory
  • ancient
  • earliest
  • endemic
  • first
  • indigenous
  • native
  • original
  • primary
  • primeval
  • primitive
  • primordial

age-old

adjective. very old

aged

adjective. old

antediluvian

adjective. out-of-date; prehistoric

antiquated

adjective. obsolete

antique

adjective. old
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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