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contemporary

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of contemporary

  1. 1 existing or occurring at the same period of time the absurd notion that early cave dwellers were contemporary with the dinosaurs Synonyms of contemporary coetaneous, coeval, coexistent, coexisting, coextensive, coincident, coincidental, concurrent, contemporaneous, coterminous, simultaneous, synchronic, synchronous Words Related to contemporary accompanying, attendant, attending, concomitant, incident Antonyms of contemporary asynchronous, noncontemporary, nonsimultaneous, nonsynchronous

  2. 2 being or involving the latest methods, concepts, information, or styles a magazine devoted to contemporary fashions Synonyms of contemporary modern, current, designer, hot, mod, modernistic, new, new age, newfangled, new-fashioned, present-day, red-hot, space-age, state-of-the-art, ultramodern, up-to-date, up-to-the-minuteWords Related to contemporary fashionable, happening, in, modish, nouvelle, now, stylish; last, latest; modernized, updated; futuristic, high-tech (also hi-tech); latter-day, recentNear Antonyms of contemporary anachronistic; aged, age-old, ancient, antediluvian, hoary, old, venerable; bygone, former, late, olden, past; antique, historic, historical; retro, retrograde; kaput (also kaputt), obsolete, outmoded, outworn, unmodernized; old-world; discarded, disused, moth-eaten; forgotten, remote; ageless, dateless, timelessAntonyms of contemporary antiquated, archaic, dated, fusty, musty, oldfangled, old-fashioned, old-time, out-of-date, passé


contemporary

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of contemporary

  1. a person who lives at the same time or is about the same age as another Abraham Lincoln and Charles Darwin were exact contemporaries, actually being born on the same day in 1809 Synonyms of contemporary coeval Words Related to contemporary accompaniment, companion, concomitant; coordinate, counterpart, equal, equivalent, match, peer, rival



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