Word:

Contemporary

Con`tem´po`ra`ry
a.1.Living, occuring, or existing, at the same time; done in, or belonging to, the same times; contemporaneous.
This king [Henry VIII.] was contemporary with the greatest monarchs of Europe.
- Strype.
2.Of the same age; coeval.
A grove born with himself he sees,
And loves his old contemporary trees.
- Cowley.
n.1.One who lives at the same time with another; as, Petrarch and Chaucer were contemporaries.
2.a person of nearly the same age as another.
Noun1.contemporary - a person of nearly the same age as another
Synonyms: coeval
Adj.1.contemporary - characteristic of the present; "contemporary trends in design"; "the role of computers in modern-day medicine"
Synonyms: modern-day
2.contemporary - belonging to the present time; "contemporary leaders"
Synonyms: present-day
3.contemporary - occurring in the same period of time; "a rise in interest rates is often contemporaneous with an increase in inflation"; "the composer Salieri was contemporary with Mozart"
Synonyms: contemporaneous
a la mode, abreast, accompanying, actual, advanced, agreeing, as is, associated, attendant, attending, au courant, avant-garde, being, coetaneous, coeternal, coeval, coexistent, coincident, coincidental, coinstantaneous, collateral, concomitant, concurrent, connected, conterminous, coterminous, current, dead heat, draw, existent, existing, extant, far out, forward-looking, fresh, immanent, immediate, in, instant, isochronal, isochronous, latest, linked, mod, modernistic, modernized, modish, new, newfangled, newfashioned, novel, now, parallel, present-age, present-day, present-time, progressive, red-hot, related, running, streamlined, stylish, synchronal, synchronic, synchronous, that be, that is, tie, topical, trendy, twentieth-century, ultra-ultra, ultramodern, unison, unisonous, up, up-to-date, up-to-datish, up-to-the-minute, way out
Translate Contemporary to Spanish, Translate Contemporary to German, Translate Contemporary to French
Browse
Contemplant
Contemplate
Contemplation
Contemplatist
Contemplative
Contemplatively
Contemplativeness
Contemplator
Contemporanea expositio est optima et fortissima in lege
Contemporaneity
Contemporaneous
Contemporaneous exposition
Contemporaneously
contemporaneousness
contemporaries
Contemporariness
-- Contemporary --
contemporary world
contemporise
contemporize
Contempt
contempt of Congress
contempt of court
Contemptibility
Contemptible
Contemptibleness
Contemptibly
Contemptuous
Contemptuously
Contemptuousness
Contend
Contendent
Contender
Definitions Index: # A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

About this site and copyright information - Online Dictionary Home