obsolete - Dictionary definition and meaning for word obsolete
OB+SO+LETE = obviously so late... Something so late is outmoded
ob-so-lete/;(sound as "AB so LATE--ab you are SO late, that whatever you have got is of not of any use..
obsolete - over sold ete movie is no longer used, outmoded.
(ab(now) + sold) it is not sold becoz it is old fassioned and it is no longer used
obso(late) late and no longer in use