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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 Korean 현대의, 근대의…
in Arabic حَديث, مُعاصِر…
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 Spanish moderno…
in Portuguese moderno…
in German modern…
in Catalan modern…
in Japanese 現代的な, 近代的な, 現代の…
in Chinese (Simplified) 最近的, 现代的, 新式的…
(Definition of modern from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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