Contemporary


803
803 points
Contemporary.gif

Contemporary

  • (adj) living or occurring at the same time. “the event was recorded by a contemporary historian”
  • (adj) dating from the same time. “this series of paintings is contemporary with other works in an early style”
  • (adj) belonging to or occurring in the present. “the tension and complexities of our contemporary society”
  • (adj) following modern ideas in style or design. “contemporary ceramics by leading potters”
  • (adj) a person or thing living or existing at the same time as another. “he was a contemporary of Darwin”
  • (noun) a person of roughly the same age as another. “my contemporaries at school”

Contemporary meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • समकालीन, आधुनिक, समसामयिक, समकालीन व्यक्ति, समकालीन, समसामयिक

Contemporary origin

  • mid 17th century: from medieval Latin contemporarius, from con- ‘together with’ + tempustempor- ‘time’ (on the pattern of Latin contemporaneus and late Latin contemporalis ).pres

Contemporary in a sentence (word usage in recent Hindu newspaper)

  • Power of Attorney: Zafaryab Jilani Has No Regrets on …, … Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid dispute was still a few years away from becoming a defining religiopolitical controversy in contemporary India.
  • Some Dominant Features of Contemporary India, There are some dominant features of the contemporary India that needs to be narrated to understand the nature and direction of change that …
  • Jaipur Rugs, Today the company creates contemporary works of art by … It has four retail stores in India in Mumbai, Delhi and two in Jaipur and it plans to …
  • Malayalam star Nivin Pauly on his latest film Moothon and … Any conversation about contemporary Malayalam cinema cannot … t2 chatted with Nivin on becoming Akbar, his pan-India connect and the …
  • Iffi 2019: Indian Panorama non-feature section to open with …, The Indian Panorama section showcases the best of contemporary Indian cinema. Altogether 26 feature films and 15 non-feature films will be …

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Contemporary

  • ‘con’ means with and ‘temporary’ is something which exists only in the present. So contemporary is ‘with or belonging to the present’
  • Connected with time

Contemporary pronunciation


0 Comments

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Open chat
1
Download our mobile app "Vocab Meme" to get FREE daily vocabulary words here: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=daily.vocab.meme
Powered by
Choose A Format
Personality quiz
Series of questions that intends to reveal something about the personality
Trivia quiz
Series of questions with right and wrong answers that intends to check knowledge
Poll
Voting to make decisions or determine opinions
Story
Formatted Text with Embeds and Visuals
List
The Classic Internet Listicles
Countdown
The Classic Internet Countdowns
Gif
GIF format