futuristic

adjective fu·tur·is·tic \ ˌfyü-chə-ˈri-stik \
Updated on: 4 Dec 2017

Definition of futuristic

: of, relating to, or characteristic of the future, futurism, or futurology; also : very modern
  • futuristic furniture/designs

futuristically

play \ˌfyü-chə-ˈri-sti-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

Examples of futuristic in a Sentence

  1. The new offices are very futuristic.

  2. The film depicts a futuristic society.

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First Known Use of futuristic

1915


FUTURISTIC Defined for English Language Learners

futuristic

adjective

Definition of futuristic for English Language Learners

  • : very modern

  • : relating to or telling about events in the future

  • : existing in the future



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