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Spacing after punctuation standardized, inconsistent hyphenation and archaic spelling retained.
A BRIEF HISTORY OF THE U. S. S. IMPERATOR, ONE OF THE TWO LARGEST SHIPS IN THE U. S. NAVY.ANONYMOUS
The following archaic spellings of words were used in the original book and have been retained: head-ach; concuring; delinated.
AN INQUIRY INTO THE CAUSES AND EFFECTS OF THE VARIOLAE VACCINAEEDWARD JENNER
He even brushed up his archaic French for the sake of inquiring directly after the child's health from Fanchette.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME II (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
In English archaic writings the instances in which the mention of the Satanic power is thus utilised are not numerous.
A CURSORY HISTORY OF SWEARINGJULIAN SHARMAN
Neither are we able to support the contention that it takes its rise in the archaic “woundy,” which perished in the same fires.
A CURSORY HISTORY OF SWEARINGJULIAN SHARMAN
It was just the thing for the market—it fitted in with the smells; it was something incredibly hideous and archaic.
GARDENS OF THE CARIBBEES, V. 1/2IDA MAY HILL STARR
But behind the Kymry, as likewise admittedly behind the Cretans, are the traces of an even more primitive and archaic race.
ARCHAIC ENGLANDHAROLD BAYLEY
When we deal with a deity in his most archaic form it is difficult to distinguish him from a demon.
MYTHS OF BABYLONIA AND ASSYRIADONALD A. MACKENZIE
The translation is in imitative measures and in archaic style.
THE TRANSLATIONS OF BEOWULFCHAUNCEY BREWSTER TINKER
No attempt is made to preserve alliteration or archaic diction.
THE TRANSLATIONS OF BEOWULFCHAUNCEY BREWSTER TINKER
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO ARCHAIC

  • antiquated
  • archaic
  • behind the times
  • obsolescent
  • obsolete
  • old hat
  • old-fashioned
  • out of style
  • outdated
  • outmoded
  • passé
  • unfashionable
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