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modern

adjective
 
 
/ˈmɒdən/
NOW B1 relating to the present time and not to the past: modern society the stresses of modern life Modern and fashionableFashionModern and fashionable
NEW A2 using the newest ideas, design, technology, etc and not traditional: modern art/architecture modern medicineModern and fashionableFashionModern and fashionable
modernity
 
 
/mɒdˈɜːnəti/ noun [U] formal
modern ideas, design, technology, etcModern and fashionableFashionModern and fashionable
Translations of “modern”
in Arabic حَديث, مُعاصِر…
in Korean 현대의, 근대의…
in Malaysian moden…
in French moderne…
in Turkish yeni, çağdaş, modern…
in Italian moderno…
in Chinese (Traditional) 最近的, 現代的, 新式的…
in Russian современный, новейший…
in Polish nowoczesny, współczesny…
in Vietnamese hiện đại…
in Spanish moderno…
in Portuguese moderno…
in Thai สมัยใหม่…
in German modern…
in Catalan modern…
in Japanese 現代的な, 近代的な, 現代の…
in Indonesian modern…
in Chinese (Simplified) 最近的, 现代的, 新式的…
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