Tuesday, December 30, 2014

Archaic

Archaic [ ahr-KEY-ik ]
 adjective ]
 MEANING :
 1. marked by the characteristics of an ancient period or primitive
2. not current or applicable any longer
3. relating to words and language that were once in regular use but are now rarely used and are suggestive of an earlier style
 USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
 The town's council was in the process of doing away with the archaic rules of governance that were no longer relevant.