English to Afrikaans Meaning :: obsolescent

Obsolescent :
verouderende
- verouderende
 

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Adjective(1) becoming obsolete

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(1) Walt's obsolescent foreign policy is deeply rooted in the statism of a bygone era.(2) The National Audit Office have reported that the Armed Forces are having to make do with ageing and sometimes obsolescent equipment because new systems are years behind their projected delivery dates.(3) With the databases obtained from the alien refugees, they incoming ships were identified as Dreadnoughts, which are obsolescent capital cruisers.(4) The term is obsolescent , and will in time probably disappear.(5) These historians, whom Anderson labels ÔÇÿmasters,ÔÇÖ are now considered at least partially obsolescent .(6) Too much equipment was obsolescent , and the lack of capital investment adversely affected productivity.(7) His conventional forces, though obsolescent and suffering from shortages, are still sufficiently massive to threaten neighbors.(8) Over the past decade, the Iraqis have improvised and cannibalized their obsolescent aircraft, tanks, armored personnel carriers, and air defense network to keep them going.(9) At present the civilized world is trapped somewhat in a timewarp of arguably obsolescent political, ethical, and strategic assumptions and practices.(10) The bulk of China's order-of-battle, however, consists of obsolescent Soviet-styled and Soviet-built equipment.(11) The Tooth Cave spider is a small, whitish, long-legged spider with obsolescent eyes.(12) The assets themselves are technologically obsolescent and simply too expensive and non-competitive to operate even with private sector efficiencies.(13) Depending on where you sit, it's either a document recodifying a revolution or a relic recycling an obsolescent controversy.(14) The hostel at Waterbank has served a purpose for 40 years but is now obsolescent .(15) In democracies the image is obsolescent : journalists face little danger (except on overseas assignments) and the press do not risk being closed down.(16) As with other nations in the pre-war period, the USA had short-range reconnaissance units equipped with slow and obsolescent aircraft.
Synonyms
Adjective
1. dying out ::
uitsterf
2. on the decline ::
op die afname
3. declining ::
dalende
5. on the wane ::
aan die kwyn
7. past its prime ::
verby sy eerste
8. aging ::
veroudering
9. moribund ::
sieklike
10. on its last legs ::
op sy laaste bene
11. old-fashioned ::
outydse
12. outmoded ::
verouderde
14. on the way out ::
op die pad uit
15. obsolete ::
uitgediende
16. outdated ::
verouderde
18. behind the times ::
agter die tye
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