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I never see such a flow of language as that bit where he called old Gommy a superannuated Pharisee.
THE CHEQUERSJAMES RUNCIMAN
Some corn and potatoes are also raised by the women and the old and superannuated men of the band.
THE INDIAN IN HIS WIGWAMHENRY R. SCHOOLCRAFT
He was an old-fashioned Methodist preacher already superannuated, and he has long since gone to his reward.
PRISONS AND PRAYER: OR A LABOR OF LOVEELIZABETH RYDER WHEATON
Gano knew whither one of these superannuated revellers of twenty-five or so had retired.
THE OPEN QUESTIONELIZABETH ROBINS
Lady Leroy, who dearly loved gossip, was chattering like a superannuated magpie to Val and Charley.
A CHANGED HEARTMAY AGNES FLEMING
He wore a tall and superannuated hat with a staring nap, and the pockets of his baggy coat bulged with documents.
THE TINTED VENUSF. ANSTEY
The imagination heated by liquor attributes charms to superannuated and withered beauties.
BROTHER JACQUES (NOVELS OF PAUL DE KOCK, VOLUME XVII)CHARLES PAUL DE KOCK
When the farina kettle sprang a leak she laughingly declared it was old enough to be superannuated.
SOUTHERN HEARTSFLORENCE HULL WINTERBURN
Promotions were exceedingly slow, so that it was not until officers were nearly superannuated that they attained to that rank.
HOW BRITANNIA CAME TO RULE THE WAVESW.H.G. KINGSTON
On the 4th of June his majesty appointed seven superannuated or disabled lieutenants of the navy to be poor knights of Windsor.
HOW BRITANNIA CAME TO RULE THE WAVESW.H.G. KINGSTON
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO SUPERANNUATED

  • antiquated
  • archaic
  • obsolete
  • old hat
  • outmoded
  • passe
  • passé
  • superannuated
  • cidevant
  • cloistered
  • discharged
  • emeritus
  • humble
  • inactive
  • otiose
  • retiring
  • secluded
  • sequestered
  • shy
  • superannuated
  • unfrequented
  • withdrawn
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