Translation of "contemporary" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [ C ] uk us /kənˈtem.pər.ər.i/ US  /-pə.rer-/

someone living during the same period as someone else

Was he a contemporary of Shakespeare's? 他和莎士比亚是同时代的人吗?

a person who is of the same age as you

She didn't mix with her contemporaries, preferring the company of older people. 她不和同龄人混在一起,而是喜欢和年长的人相处。

(Translation of “contemporary noun” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)