contemporary definition

  • adjective:
    • Belonging to the exact same period of time: a well known fact documented by two contemporary resources.
    • around similar age.
    • Current; modern: modern trends in design.
    • from same time period, coexistent over time.
    • contemporary, of the present-age.
    • residing, occuring, or existing, on top of that; done in, or belonging to, equivalent times; contemporaneous.
    • Of the same age; coeval.
    • characteristic of this current
    • happening in identical duration
    • belonging to the present time
  • noun:
    • the same time or age: Shelley and Keats were contemporaries.
    • one of this present-age.
    • some one residing on top of that.
    • Any creature living on top of that.
    • One thing current at exactly the same time.
    • some one of around the exact same age as another.
    • a person who lives on top of that with another.
    • you of almost the same age as another.
    • One living at exactly the same time (with another).
    • you of almost exactly the same age as another
  • others:
    • Living, existing, or occurring on top of that; contemporaneous: stated of people, things, or activities.
    • especially residing or present at precisely the same time with a person's self.
    • of the identical age; coeval.

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