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anachronistic

uh na kruh ni stik

  • s  chronologically misplaced
    English public schools are anachronistic

  • An article described the bullfights as anachronistic and violation of animal rights.
  • Derek's attire may have been anachronistic but his speech was very relevant and topical.
  • There is a new debate that is brewing: are private schools anachronistic?
Quotes

  • Richard Lugar in AFP
    US law lets American citizens travel to any country on earth, friend or foe -- with one exception: Cuba. It's time for us to scrap this anachronistic ban, imposed during one of the chilliest periods of the Cold War,said Republican Senator...
  • Peter Kormos in CBC.ca
    The stench of the prospect of corruption has lingered over this body for far too long, and there doesn't appear to be any interest within the board itself to address that,said Kormos. "It's an anachronistic body and it's time for it to be...
  • Tina Brown in Washington Post
    It seems clear now that Diana, for reasons of panicked self-protection, colluded with the Palace machine to protect the anachronistic facade of virginity,Brown wrote. "In a sense, the Love Train incident was the moment she first became a...

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