Adjective "Archaistic" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Archaistic


    Definition:

    1. something archaic, as a word or expression.

    2. the use of what is archaic, as in literature or art: The archaism of the novelist's style provided a sense of the period.

    3. the survival or presence of something from the past: The art of letter writing is becoming an archaism.

    Origin:
    archaism

    Examples:

    "vessels can be archaistic."

    "goddesses can be archaistic."