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Sample sentences for the GRE study word anachronism

anachronism can be used as a noun

1.In ordinary times, in order to dissolve an anachronism and to cause it to vanish, one has only to make it spell out the date. - from Les Miserables by Victor Hugo
2.Apol., or the fancy of Stallbaum that Plato intentionally left anachronisms indicating the dates at which some of his Dialogues were written. - from The Republic by Plato
3.That anachronisms whether of religion or law, when men have reached another stage of civilization, should be got rid of by fictions is in accordance with universal experience. - from The Republic by Plato

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