Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “up-to-date”


adjective     /ˌʌptəˈdeɪt/
MODERN B1 modern, and using the most recent technology or knowledgeModern and fashionableFashionModern and fashionable
INFORMATION B1 having the most recent information: The Internet keeps us up-to-date.NewModern and fashionable
(Definition of up-to-date adjective from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

Definitions of “up-to-date” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day


an ability to do things in the stated, especially positive, way

Word of the Day


Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More