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He was lying on the flat of his back, sleeping the sleep of the utterly outworn, and he got the full force of the shower.
SI KLEGG, BOOK 2 (OF 6)JOHN MCELROY
As with our own bodies, the outworn garb will be laid aside, and the spirit will find a finer form.
SPIRIT AND MUSICH. ERNEST HUNT
Let the cult of that lusty Titan, the Limpet, sink awhile into the limbo of outworn idolatries.
PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI VOLUME 107, NOVEMBER 24, 1894VARIOUS
The gingham will last longer than the barege, and will be good for more uses after it is outworn as a dress.
A NEW ATMOSPHEREGAIL HAMILTON
Bullinger and Gualterus in particular were outworn by the pertinacious English Puritans who visited them.
JOHN KNOX AND THE REFORMATIONANDREW LANG
This is a war against an old spirit, an ancient, outworn spirit.
LEST WE FORGETJOHN GILBERT THOMPSON
Gordon had listened impatiently, as to an ancient and outworn philosophy.
CONTRARY MARYTEMPLE BAILEY
Each one carries along a quantity of inert and outworn ideas,--not infrequently there is an internally contradictory current.
A PREFACE TO POLITICSWALTER LIPPMANN
All over the world socialists are breaking away from the stultifying influence of the outworn determinism.
A PREFACE TO POLITICSWALTER LIPPMANN
The outworn Aeneadae hasten to run for the nearest shore, and turn to the coast of Libya.
THE AENEID OF VIRGILVIRGIL
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO OUTWORN

  • antiquated
  • belated
  • dated
  • dead
  • disused
  • démodé
  • extinct
  • has-been
  • obsolete
  • out-of-date
  • outdated
  • outmoded
  • outworn
  • superseded
  • unfashionable
  • yesterday
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