Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A custom, fashion, word, or the like which has become obsolete or gone out of use.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun A disused word or phrase; an archaism.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A disused word or phrase; an archaism.

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

obsolete +‎ -ism

Examples

  • WHO: Anna-Mária Vág strives to bring to light the "rampant obsoletism" that plagues today's society and in turn promote adaptive re-use and sustainable building practices.

    Hankblog

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