contemporaneousness


contemporaneousness
noun
1. the quality of being current or of the present
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a shopping mall would instill a spirit of modernity into this village

Derivationally related forms: ↑contemporaneous, ↑modernistic (for: ↑modernism), ↑Modern (for: ↑modernness), ↑modern (for: ↑modernness), ↑modern (for: ↑modernity)
Hypernyms: ↑currentness, ↑currency, ↑up-to-dateness
Attrubites: ↑modern
2. the quality of belonging to the same period of time
Syn: ↑contemporaneity
Derivationally related forms: ↑contemporaneous, ↑contemporaneous (for: ↑contemporaneity)
Hypernyms: ↑concurrence, ↑coincidence, ↑conjunction, ↑co-occurrence

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  • contemporaneousness — con·tem·po·ra·ne·ous·ness …   English syllables

  • contemporaneity — noun 1. the quality of being current or of the present a shopping mall would instill a spirit of modernity into this village • Syn: ↑modernity, ↑modernness, ↑modernism, ↑contemporaneousness • Derivationally related forms: ↑contemporaneous …   Useful english dictionary

  • modernity — noun the quality of being current or of the present (Freq. 5) a shopping mall would instill a spirit of modernity into this village • Syn: ↑modernness, ↑modernism, ↑contemporaneity, ↑contemporaneousness • Derivationally related forms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • modernness — noun the quality of being current or of the present a shopping mall would instill a spirit of modernity into this village • Syn: ↑modernity, ↑modernism, ↑contemporaneity, ↑contemporaneousness • Derivationally related forms: ↑contemporaneous …   Useful english dictionary

  • Contemporariness — Con*tem po*ra*ri*ness, n. Existence at the same time; contemporaneousness. Howell. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English