What does the word nowadays mean?

Usage examples for nowadays

  1. It doesn't follow that a man has turned his back upon the enemy nowadays- if he happens to be found with a wound in the back. – Red Fleece by Will Levington Comfort
  2. Nowadays, one thinks of other things. – The Devil's Paw by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  3. Girls are too particular nowadays. – Every Soul Hath Its Song by Fannie Hurst