meaning of archaistic

archaistic meaning in General Dictionary

Like or imitative of something archaic pertaining to an archaism

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  • imitative of an archaic style or manner
  • Like, or imitative of, everything archaic; with respect to an archaism.

archaistic meaning in General Dictionary

(a.) Like, or imitative of, any such thing archaic; regarding an archaism.

Sentence Examples with the word archaistic

The necropolis, too, has been discovered, but not systematically excavated; but objects of the first Iron age, including a sword of Aegean type (thus confirming the tradition), have been found; also remains of a building with Doric columns of an archaistic type, remains of later buildings in brick, and inscriptions, some of them of considerable interest.

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