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English definition of “time warp”

time warp

noun [C usually singular]    
the idea of a change in the measurement of time , in which people and events from one part of history are imagined as existing in another part Particular theories and concepts in physics be/live in a time warp figurative to be old-fashioned in your behaviour or opinions : He's living in a time warp - he even wears a suit to work !Old or old-fashionedThe elderly
(Definition of time warp noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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