contemporary

Part of speech: adjective

Contemporaneous.

Part of speech: noun

A person living at the same time with another or with others.

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Usage examples "contemporary":

  1. Nevertheless, when with passionate conviction a great man, taking the reactionary course, thinks the problem through again from his own point of view, then we have a real phenomenon in the history of contemporary thought. - "Edward Caldwell Moore Outline of the History of Christian Thought Since Kant", Edward Moore.
  2. Huysmans' place in contemporary literature is not quite easy to estimate. - "Figures of Several Centuries", Arthur Symons.
  3. It has taken up again a tradition and added to it a contemporary page. - "The French Impressionists (1860-1900)", Camille Mauclair.