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  • as inobsolete
  • as inoutmoded
  • as inpassé

synonyms for disused

  • antiquated
  • archaic
  • out-of-date
  • outmoded
  • anachronistic
  • ancient
  • antediluvian
  • antique
  • bygone
  • dated
  • dead
  • dead and gone
  • dinosaur
  • discarded
  • done for
  • dusty
  • extinct
  • fossil
  • gone
  • had it
  • has-been
  • horse and buggy
  • kaput
  • moldy
  • moth-eaten
  • old
  • old-fashioned
  • old-hat
  • old-school
  • out
  • out-of-fashion
  • outworn
  • passé
  • stale
  • superannuated
  • superseded
  • timeworn
  • unfashionable
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antonyms for disused

MOST RELEVANT
  • current
  • modern
  • new
  • contemporary
  • in vogue
  • present
  • up-to-date
  • popular
  • fresh
  • present
  • new
  • up-to-date
  • current
  • modern
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How to use disused in a sentence

He went into the nursery, unearthed the now-disused Noah's Ark, and sucked the paint off as many animals as remained.
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Several chimneys in my locality with disused flues are taken possession of by colonies of bees nearly every season.
ENGLISH: COMPOSITION AND LITERATUREW. F. (WILLIAM FRANKLIN) WEBSTER
It was a very imposing construction, built, with some help from the village carpenter, of portions of some disused fencing.
THE TALKING HORSEF. ANSTEY
The Sirdar on his knees before a large pile of finely ground flour was ladling it into a bag with a disused Quaker Oats tin.
MOUNT EVEREST THE RECONNAISSANCE, 1921CHARLES KENNETH HOWARD-BURY
Between us and the dwelling house there was a disused pigsty.
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But it takes time to get steam up on long disused marine engines and all hands were below when the real attack was delivered.
THE ONSLAUGHT FROM RIGELFLETCHER PRATT
This hiding-place of ours was a disused workshop belonging to the Russian, who claimed to be a carpenter.
EASTERN NIGHTS - AND FLIGHTSALAN BOTT
This furnace had set fire to the coal in the disused mine and smoke had been issuing from the shaft for four weeks previously.
POISONS: THEIR EFFECTS AND DETECTIONALEXANDER WYNTER BLYTH
The rails, with their rotten sleepers, now disused, were then constantly ground by the weight of wagons.
THE UNDERGROUND CITYJULES VERNE
In a small disused graveyard, near Southport gate, lie buried a number of those who fell at Trafalgar.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 11, SLICE 8VARIOUS
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