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modern

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of modern




modern

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of modern

  1. a person with very modern ideas <the leaders of the American suffragists were originally regarded by many people as uppity moderns who should have stayed in their place> Synonyms modernist, ultramodernist Related Words neophiliac; leftist, lefty, liberal, progressive; extremist, radical, reformer, reformist, revolutionary, revolutionist; bohemian Near Antonyms conservative, rightist, right-winger, standpatter, Tory; old hand, old-timer, veteran; conformist, traditionalist; archconservative, Bourbon, diehard, neocon, neoconservative, paleoconservative; Colonel Blimp, square, stuffed shirt Antonyms antediluvian, dodo, fogy (also fogey), fossil, fuddy-duddy, reactionary, stick-in-the-mud





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