prehistoric
Adjective

prehistoric

  1. (properly) Of or relating to the epoch before written record.
    • 1832 October, Foreign Quarterly Review, p. 369:
      Was it then in a pre-historic time that the Romans wandered into these lands?
  2. (inexact or jocular) Synonym of ancient#English|ancient: very old, nonmodern, unfashionable, etc.
Synonyms
  • ante-historic
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