Synonyms of contemporary in English:

contemporary


See definition of contemporary

adjective

1‘contemporary writing says that the city's walls were formidable’

SYNONYMS

contemporaneous, concurrent, coeval, synchronous, synchronic, of the time, of the day, simultaneous

coexisting, coexistent

rare coetaneous

2‘crime and violence in contemporary society’

SYNONYMS

modern, present-day, present, current, present-time, immediate, extant

up to date, up to the minute, fashionable, latest, recent, ultra-modern, newfangled, modish, voguish, in vogue

à la mode

informal bang up to date, with it

ANTONYMS

old-fashioned, out of date


noun

1‘the contemporaries of Chaucer’

SYNONYMS

peer, fellow

rare compeer, coeval