superannuated - Dictionary definition and meaning for word superannuated

(adj) too old to be useful
Synonyms : over-the-hill , overage , overaged
Example Sentence
  • He left the house...for the support of twelve superannuated wool carders

(adj) old; no longer valid or fashionable
Synonyms : out-of-date , outdated
Example Sentence
  • obsolete words
  • an obsolete locomotive
  • outdated equipment
  • superannuated laws
  • out-of-date ideas

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for superannuated

super = greater annual = pertaining to year
superannuated = great many years i.e., too aged.
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by garrulous

superannuated=super(extreme)+ annuated(annul= cancel and end from work )= retired, too old to work
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by shahabuddin_gre1400

Super + Annuated- Suggests about Anal- Anal sex- Retired or old people find it diffcult to try anal sex .. just a mnemonic
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by OSU

Superman was superb earlier. Now he is superannuated.
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