Thesaurus / archaism

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The effort has been made to give a decided flavor of archaism to the translation.

BeowulfRelease Date: July 19, 2005 [EBook #16328]

We find none of the marks of inexperience and archaism which are so conspicuous in the statues of Sepa and Nesa.

His style is by no means destitute of archaism, but it is clear, fluent, and agreeable.

As it existed in Germany it has been condemned to extinction by reason of its archaism.

My Own AffairsLouise, Princess of Belgium

The shuttle is certainly an archaism, whatever the good wife may be.

The archaism of their silhouettes strikes us from the first, as much as their isolation in such a place.

This is an archaism which would be laughable if it were not so dangerous in its effects.

A slight touch of archaism (it is very slight) which is to be discovered in his work assists its effect not a little.

For Spenser's archaism, in his pastoral work at least, is no unmeaning affectation as Jonson implies.

As regards the style of my translation, I hope the tinge of archaism I have given it will be felt to suit the matter.

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