Meaning of “nowadays” in the English Dictionary


"nowadays" in English

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(Definition of “nowadays” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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nowadaysadverb [ not gradable ]

us /ˈnɑʊ·əˌdeɪz/

at the present time, in comparison to the past:

Nowadays people don’t dress up as much as they used to.

(Definition of “nowadays” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)