An·ti·quate v. t. To make old, or obsolete; to make antique; to make old in such a degree as to put out of use; hence, to make void, or abrogate.
Christianity might reasonably introduce new laws, and antiquate or abrogate old one. --Sir M. Hale.
v 1: make obsolete or old-fashioned
2: give an antique appearance to; "antique furniture" [syn: antique]