US: /ˈɑbsəˌɫit/, /ˌɑbsəˈɫit/
UK: /ˈɒbsəlˌiːt/

English Vietnamese dictionary

obsolete /'ɔbsəli:t/
  • tính từ
    • không dùng nữa, cổ xưa, cũ; đã lỗi thời; đã quá hạn (vé xe...)
      • obsolete text-books: những sách giáo khoa không còn dùng nữa
      • obsolete words: những từ cũ
    • (sinh vật học) teo đi (cơ quan)
    • danh từ
      • người cổ
      • vật cổ

    Advanced English dictionary

    + adjective
    no longer used because sth new has been invented
    Synonym: OUT OF DATE
    obsolete technology + With technological changes many traditional skills have become obsolete.

    Thesaurus dictionary

    out of date, out of fashion, out-dated, passé, out, dead, outmoded, old, antiquated, antediluvian, ancient, superannuated, dated, archaic, old-fashioned, démodé; unused, disused, discarded, superseded, extinct, Colloq old hat:
    The expression 'tickety-boo' is obsolete. He plays his 78-rpm records on an obsolete gramophone.

    Collocation dictionary


    be | become | make sth, render sth
    Their work is now rendered obsolete by machines.


    totally | increasingly | largely | almost, practically, virtually

    Concise English dictionary

    'ɑbsəlɪːt /ɒb-
    +old; no longer in use or valid or fashionable
    +no longer in use