Old-fashioned

Definition of Old-fashioned

Old`-fash´ioned
a.1.Formed according to old or obsolete fashion or pattern; belonging to or characteristic of times past; adhering to old customs, styles, or ideas; as, an old-fashioned dress, girl; old-fashioned wire-rimmed glasses.
This old-fashioned, quaint abode.
- Longfellow.
2.Unacceptable or suboptimum because of having been superseded by something more recent; outmoded{2}; out-of-date.
3.Unfashionably out of date; out of style.

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