from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To refer to, or put into, a wrong time.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To refer to, or put into, a wrong time.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To refer to an erroneous date or period; misplace chronologically.
The only fair comparison would be between him and that one of his contemporaries who endeavored to anachronize himself, so to speak, and to subject his art, so far as might be, to the laws of classical composition.
“Won’t the Original Sam be upset if we anachronize?”
But as a cartoonist who likes the future remembered in the past, a historian of essentials not of time Haman lives—that’s my point, it pleases me to anachronize.
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