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old-fashionedness

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n old-fashionedness the property of being no longer fashionable
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n old-fashionedness The property or condition of being old-fashioned; similarity to what is now past or out of date; retention of characteristics formerly prevalent but now exceptional.
    • n old-fashionedness Conduct or demeanor resembling that of an old person; precociousness.
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Usage

In literature:

The town has a pleasant air of old-fashionedness about it.
"Somerset" by G.W. Wade and J.H. Wade
There is always a certain flavour of old-fashionedness about my gowns and hats.
"Lucy Maud Montgomery Short Stories, 1902 to 1903" by Lucy Maud Montgomery
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