Pronunciation:  US [ˈmɑdərn] UK [ˈmɒdə(r)n]
  • n.Modern; the modernists; "printed" modern fonts
  • adj.Modern-modern; modern; modern
  • Web, Fashionable, modern art
antiquated archaic dated fusty musty oldfangled old-fashioned old-time out-of-date passé
contemporary current designer hot mod modernistic new new age newfangled new-fashioned present-day red-hot space-age state-of-the-art ultramodern up-to-date up-to-the-minute

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