HyperDic: modernity

English > 1 sense of the word modernity:
NOUNattributemodernity, modernness, modernism, contemporaneity, contemporaneousnessthe quality of being current or of the present
modernity > pronunciation
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English > modernity: 1 sense > noun 1, attribute
MeaningThe quality of being current or of the present.
Example"a shopping mall would instill a spirit of modernity into this village"
Synonymsmodernness, modernism, contemporaneity, contemporaneousness
Attributesmodernbelonging to the modern era
Broadercurrentness, currency, up-to-datenessThe property of belonging to the present time
Spanishactualidad, contemporaneidad, modernez, modernidad
Catalanactualitat, contemporaneïtat, modernitat
Adjectivesmodernbelonging to the modern era
modernrelating to a recently developed fashion or style
moderncharacteristic of present-day art and music and literature and architecture
modernahead of the times

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