tech·​no·​log·​i·​cal ˌtek-nə-ˈlä-ji-kəl How to pronounce technological (audio)
variants or less commonly technologic
: of, relating to, or characterized by technology
: resulting from improvements in technical processes that increase productivity of machines and eliminate manual operations or operations done by older machines
technologically adverb

Examples of technological in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web New York has seen waves of technological innovations, and while many have flourished, the broader impact, especially for the most marginalized people, has often been an afterthought. Tarika Barrett, New York Daily News, 17 July 2024 One of the challenges to ensuring families not only absorb but continue to practice vital car safety practices learned in the book is the technological advancements of cars and car seats. Devonne Goode, Parents, 17 July 2024 In an era defined by technological attachment, summer camps typically provide fertile ground for human connection and social development. Jackie Valley, The Christian Science Monitor, 16 July 2024 At Yale Law, Vance attended a talk by Thiel about technological stagnation and the decline of American elites. Daniel Klaidman, CBS News, 16 July 2024 See all Example Sentences for technological 

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Word History


technology + -ical

First Known Use

1789, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Time Traveler
The first known use of technological was in 1789

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“Technological.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Jul. 2024.

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