- A person or thing out of place in a historical period or sequence of events.
- A person, custom, or idea considered out of date.
- chronological error
- out of date
- up to date
The anachronism in the 1600's was the phone and the computer.
Technology in the early 15th century was an anachronism since they did not have technology in the 15th century.
Anachronisms in Historic Films