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Belonging to the present time:
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  1. Belonging to the present time:
  2. A flowing movement in a liquid, gas, plasma, or other form of matter, especially one that follows a recognizable course.
  3. A flow of positive electric charge. The strength of current flow in any medium is related to voltage differences in that medium, as well as the electrical properties of the medium, and is measured in amperes. Since electrons are stipulated to have a negative charge, current in an electrical circuit actually flows in the opposite direction of the movement of electrons.
In place names, a prefix added to the name of a newly established place, intended to convey that the newly established place will share some characteristic of an older place for which the new place is named.
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  1. In place names, a prefix added to the name of a newly established place, intended to convey that the newly established place will share some characteristic of an older place for which the new place is named.
  2. Designating the more or most recent of two or more things of the same class, though both may be old
  3. Still fresh:
Extending to the present time; using or including the latest facts, ideas, etc.
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  1. Extending to the present time; using or including the latest facts, ideas, etc.
  2. Keeping up with what is most recent in style, taste, information, etc.
  3. (Before the noun) current; recent; the latest
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  1. Most recent.
  2. (Now rare, poetic) Last, final.
  3. Superlative form of late: most late
Constituting or including the very latest information:
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  1. Constituting or including the very latest information:
  2. Modern, contemporary
  1. Having elegance or taste or refinement in manners or dress
  2. Conforming to the current fashion; modish.
  3. (Film) Having a particular directing style or cinematography.
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  1. In the current mode.
  2. Being in or conforming to the prevailing or current fashion; stylish:
  3. In the current mode; in the latest style; fashionable
Stylish in a smart, pleasing way
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  1. Stylish in a smart, pleasing way
  2. Adopting or setting current fashions and styles; sophisticated:
  3. Conforming to the current fashion; stylish:
Programmed in advance with certain features, as navigation information or sensing and self-correcting functions
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  1. Programmed in advance with certain features, as navigation information or sensing and self-correcting functions
  2. In keeping with the current fashion; stylish
  3. Capable of making adjustments that resemble those resulting from human decisions, chiefly by means of electronic sensors and computer technology:
Of or pertaining to conformity.
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Swanky.
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  1. Swanky.
  2. (Informal) Ostentatiously stylish
Having recently occupied a position or place:
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  1. Having recently occupied a position or place:
  2. Having begun or occurred just previous to the present time; recent:
  3. Occurring at an advanced hour, especially well into the evening or night:
(Geology) Of, relating to, or being the Holocene Epoch.
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  1. (Geology) Of, relating to, or being the Holocene Epoch.
  2. Done, made, etc. just before the present time; modern; new
  3. Modern; new.
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  1. Predominant; of greatest force.
  2. Prevalent, common, widespread.
  3. Blowing usually or most frequently from a given direction:
Widely or commonly occurring, existing, accepted, or practiced.
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  1. Widely or commonly occurring, existing, accepted, or practiced.
  2. Generally practiced, occurring, or accepted
  3. (Rare) Stronger, more effective, etc.; dominant
Fond of fads; following fads
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  1. Fond of fads; following fads
  2. Having the nature of a fad.
  3. Given to fads.
Of such movements, ideas, etc.
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  1. Of such movements, ideas, etc.
  2. Innovative, pioneering, especially when extremely or obviously so.
  3. Of, relating to, or being part of an innovative group, especially one in the arts:
Now in existence or progress; current:
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  1. Now in existence or progress; current:
  2. Of the present time
  3. In existence now; current or contemporary
Ahead or beyond others in progress, complexity, etc.
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  1. Ahead or beyond others in progress, complexity, etc.
  2. Being at a higher level than others:
  3. Far along in course or time:
Of or characteristic of modernism or modernists
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  1. Of or characteristic of modernism or modernists
  2. Modern
Having a contour designed to offer the least resistance in moving through air, water, etc.
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  1. Having a contour designed to offer the least resistance in moving through air, water, etc.
  2. Having been made more simple and straight forward.
  3. Designed to offer little resistance to the flow of fluid, especially by having sleek, graceful lines.
Newly made.
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  1. Newly made.
  2. Recently come into fashion
  3. Created in a new form or fashion.
Current; modern:
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  1. Current; modern:
  2. Belonging to the same period of time:
  3. Of or in the style of the present or recent times; modern
Currently being used
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Occurring frequently or habitually; usual:
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  1. Occurring frequently or habitually; usual:
  2. Having no special designation, status, or rank:
  3. Widespread; prevalent:
At the highest level of development at a particular time; cutting-edge.
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  1. At the highest level of development at a particular time; cutting-edge.
  2. Alternative form of state of the art.
Of or relating to art, architecture, or literature that reacts against earlier modernist principles, as by reintroducing traditional or classical elements of style or by carrying modernist styles or practices to extremes:
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  1. Of or relating to art, architecture, or literature that reacts against earlier modernist principles, as by reintroducing traditional or classical elements of style or by carrying modernist styles or practices to extremes:
  2. Of or relating to an intellectual stance often marked by eclecticism and irony and tending to reject the universal validity of such principles as hierarchy, binary opposition, categorization, and stable identity.
  3. Designating or of various theories used widely in criticism and interpretation, which question or reject claims of absolute certainty, objective truth, and, as in language or works of art, intrinsic meaning, regarding such claims instead as assertions of privilege, political power, etc.
Streetwise and knowing; savvy.
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  1. Streetwise and knowing; savvy.
  2. Interested in and sensitive to the latest styles and trends; up-to-date.
  3. Sophisticated, aware, up-to-date, etc.
Fond of novelty.
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  1. Fond of novelty.
  2. (Usually derogatory or humorous) Contemptibly modern, unfamiliar, or different.
  3. New and often needlessly novel.
Made up of hard, angular particles, as sand
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  1. Made up of hard, angular particles, as sand
  2. Having clear form and detail:
  3. Suitable for use in cutting or piercing; having a very thin edge or fine point; keen
Having a short dense flat coat. Used of dogs.
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  1. Having a short dense flat coat. Used of dogs.
  2. Free from hair, whiskers, or stubble:
  3. Having an even or gentle motion or movement:
Of or characteristic of the mods or the styles they favored
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  1. Of or characteristic of the mods or the styles they favored
  2. (Informal) Of or relating to anything up-to-date, fashionable, stylish, etc., esp. clothes
  3. In or characteristic of this unconventionally modern style.
Marked by calm self-control:
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  1. Marked by calm self-control:
  2. Excellent; first-rate:
  3. (Slang) Entire; full:
Of the present time; current:
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  1. Of the present time; current:
  2. (Slang) Currently fashionable; trendy:
Of or in the latest style, or trend; very fashionable; faddish
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  1. Of or in the latest style, or trend; very fashionable; faddish
  2. (Slang) of, or in accordance with the latest trend, fashion or hype
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  1. Modern
  2. Of or characteristic of modernism or modernists
Capable of performing a function; operative:
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  1. Capable of performing a function; operative:
  2. Able to function personally or socially despite limitations or impairment:
  3. Designed for or adapted to a particular function or use:
Belonging to the same period of time:
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  1. Belonging to the same period of time:
  2. Of or in the style of the present or recent times; modern
  3. Of about the same age
Originating, existing, or happening during the same period of time:
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  1. Originating, existing, or happening during the same period of time:
Modern; new.
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  1. Modern; new.
  2. (Geology) Of, relating to, or being the Holocene Epoch.
  3. Done, made, etc. just before the present time; modern; new
Acting together; cooperating
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  1. Acting together; cooperating
  2. Happening, existing, or done at the same time as something else:
  3. Simultaneously having authority or jurisdiction over the same legal action, dispute, or matter.
Now in existence or progress; current:
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  1. Now in existence or progress; current:
  2. Of the present time
  3. In existence now; current or contemporary
Occupying the same area in space or happening at the same time:
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  1. Occupying the same area in space or happening at the same time:
  2. Being in agreement or harmony:
  3. (Of two objects) Being in the same location.
(Elec.) Designating or of a machine, specif. an alternating-current motor, generator, or converter, whose normal operating speed is exactly proportional to the frequency of the current in the circuit to which it is connected
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  1. (Elec.) Designating or of a machine, specif. an alternating-current motor, generator, or converter, whose normal operating speed is exactly proportional to the frequency of the current in the circuit to which it is connected
  2. Relating to or being a satellite that orbits a celestial body at a speed that matches the body's rotation, thus remaining stationary as observed from the body's surface.
  3. Having identical period and phase:
  1. Modern, recent.
  2. Of recent or present time; modern
  3. Belonging to present or recent times; modern.
Relating to, produced by, or dominated by physical forces:
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  1. Relating to, produced by, or dominated by physical forces:
  2. Of or relating to machines or tools:
  3. Performed or performing in an impersonal or machinelike manner; automatic:
Done by machine.
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Of, or relating to modernism.
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  1. Modern, recent.
  2. Of recent or present time; modern
  3. Belonging to present or recent times; modern.
Modern; new.
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  1. Modern; new.
  2. (Geology) Of, relating to, or being the Holocene Epoch.
  3. Done, made, etc. just before the present time; modern; new
Up to date, informed on the latest developments, abreast, etc.
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  1. Up to date, informed on the latest developments, abreast, etc.
  2. Informed on current affairs; up-to-date.
  3. Fully informed on current matters; up-to-date
Belonging to the same period of time:
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  1. Belonging to the same period of time:
  2. Of or in the style of the present or recent times; modern
  3. Current; modern:
Belonging to the present time:
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  1. Belonging to the present time:
  2. A flow of positive electric charge. The strength of current flow in any medium is related to voltage differences in that medium, as well as the electrical properties of the medium, and is measured in amperes. Since electrons are stipulated to have a negative charge, current in an electrical circuit actually flows in the opposite direction of the movement of electrons.
  3. Being in progress now:
Of or characteristic of the mods or the styles they favored
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  1. Of or characteristic of the mods or the styles they favored
  2. (Informal) Of or relating to anything up-to-date, fashionable, stylish, etc., esp. clothes
  3. In or characteristic of this unconventionally modern style.
Being in accord with the latest ideas, improvements, or styles:
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  1. Being in accord with the latest ideas, improvements, or styles:
  2. Keeping up with what is most recent in style, taste, information, etc.
  3. (Before the noun) current; recent; the latest
Constituting or including the very latest information:
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  1. Constituting or including the very latest information:
  2. Modern, contemporary
A person of the present age.
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  1. A person of the present age.
  2. One of the same time or age:
  3. A person living in the same period as another or others
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