A date fixed for a historical event, writing, etc. that is earlier than the actual one
The use of a descriptive word in anticipation of the act or circumstances that would make it applicable, as dry in They drained the lake dry.
A wrong date
Find another word for anachronism. In this page you can discover 11 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for anachronism, like: antedate, postdate, prochronism, chronological error, prolepsis, metachronism, mistiming, parachronism, misplacement in time, misdate and misdating.