What is the opposite of current?

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Adjective
Opposite of most recent or up-to-date
“The machinery looked oddly antiquated, as if it had been put together haphazardly.”
Adjective
Opposite of in common or general use
“Many would laugh at his unconventional method, but nobody ever questioned its effectiveness.”
Adjective
Opposite of existing or in progress
“He was elated with the change in management, as he was not fond of his former boss.”
Adjective
Opposite of characteristic of or influenced by modern trends or styles
“Denim used to be so outdated, but it is starting to make a comeback.”
Adjective
Opposite of still within one's use-by date
“I regret to inform you that you have just consumed an expired pack of chips.”
Adjective
Opposite of fashionable and in style
Adjective
Opposite of existing or happening right now
“The Avengers have faced a number of dangerous enemies, each time finding a way to save the Earth from an impending end.”
Adjective
Opposite of still currently functioning or in operation
Adjective
Opposite of ongoing, or in progress
“Before his job is finished, he will create a list of suggestions that could reduce the energy consumption of her home by 50 per cent.”
Adjective
Opposite of relating to or existing at the present time
“My future plan is to have a basketball camp in every state for young underprivileged girls.”
Adjective
Opposite of currently in effect
“And with dawning horror, Sally realized that the flashlight's batteries were dead.”
Adjective
Opposite of existing at the present time
“They never invaded, but Napoleon's troops received careful and invaluable training for future military operations.”
Adjective
Opposite of of urgent interest or importance
Adjective
Opposite of of a suitable quality, standard, or type to meet the required purpose
Adjective
Opposite of accepted, used or practiced by most people
Adjective
Opposite of trendy or fashionable
“He wore baggy, rainbow-colored pants that were highly unfashionable.”
Adjective
Opposite of occurring at a specific point in time
Adjective
Opposite of moving about freely
Adjective
Opposite of actually being or existing
“I remember a time as a child when I immersed myself in an imaginary world of made-up creatures.”
Noun
Opposite of the general tendency or course of events or opinion
“His rhetoric is the antithesis of what our movement is about.”
Noun
Opposite of a general direction in which something is developing or changing
“Interplay is the appropriate word to describe his unusual oscillation between reality and imagination.”
Noun
Opposite of a body of water moving in a definite direction
“One problem that could occur would be the backflow of water into the system.”
Noun
Opposite of an act, or the state, of streaming or flowing out, especially rapidly
“The City Center division has to supply additional manpower to maintain law and order due to the large influx of supporters converging on the City Center.”
Noun
Opposite of a steady, continuous stream or supply of something
“As a result of the strike, there was a break in the production of European luxury cars.”
Noun
Opposite of a small wave or series of waves on the surface of water
Noun
Opposite of a general direction in which something is developing or changing
“In forex, as in the stock market, any deviation from the norm can cause large price and volume movements.”
Noun
Opposite of a strong and fast-moving stream or body of water or other liquid
Noun
Opposite of rising tide
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