HyperDic: obsolescence

English > 1 sense of the word obsolescence:
NOUNprocessobsolescencethe process of becoming obsolete
obsolescence > pronunciation
Rhymesabeyance ... virulence: 273 rhymes with ahns...
English > obsolescence: 1 sense > noun 1, process
MeaningThe process of becoming obsolete; falling into disuse or becoming out of date.
Example"a policy of planned obsolescence"
Broaderdegeneration, devolutionThe process of declining from a higher to a lower level of effective power or vitality or essential quality
Catalanobsolescence, obsolescència
Adjectivesobsolescentbecoming obsolete
Verbsobsolescebecome obsolete, fall into disuse

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