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Definición de “period piece” en inglés

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period piece

noun [C usually singular] uk   us  
something such as a book or a film that is very old-fashioned, often in a way that is funny to people now
Traducciones de “period piece”
en chino (tradicionál) (常令現代人覺得可笑的)過時之作…
en chino (simplificado) (常令现代人觉得可笑的)过时之作…
(Definition of period piece from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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