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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Informal One that is no longer famous, popular, successful, or useful.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A person, especially one formerly popular or influential, who continues in their field after their popularity or effectiveness has peaked and is now in decline.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A person, thing, belief, etc., that belongs exclusively to the past; something out of date or past use.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. someone who is no longer popular

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