Synonyms for Modern

Synonyms for (noun) Modern

Synonyms: modern, modern font, Bodoni, Bodoni font

Definition: a typeface (based on an 18th century design by Gianbattista Bodoni) distinguished by regular shape and hairline serifs and heavy downstrokes

Similar words: proportional font

Definition: any font whose different characters have different widths


Synonyms: modern

Definition: a contemporary person

Similar words: somebody, someone, soul, mortal, person, individual

Definition: a human being

Usage: there was too much for one person to do

Synonyms for (adjective) Modern

Synonyms: modern

Definition: characteristic of present-day art and music and literature and architecture

Similar words: nonclassical

Definition: not classical


Synonyms: New, Modern

Definition: used of a living language; being the current stage in its development

Usage: Modern English; New Hebrew is Israeli Hebrew

Similar words: late

Definition: of a later stage in the development of a language or literature; used especially of dead languages

Usage: Late Greek


Synonyms: mod, modern, modernistic

Definition: relating to a recently developed fashion or style

Usage: their offices are in a modern skyscraper; tables in modernistic designs;

Similar words: fashionable, stylish

Definition: being or in accordance with current social fashions

Usage: fashionable clothing; the fashionable side of town; a fashionable cafe


Synonyms: modern

Definition: belonging to the modern era; since the Middle Ages

Usage: modern art; modern furniture; modern history; totem poles are modern rather than prehistoric

Similar words: modern-day, contemporary

Definition: characteristic of the present

Usage: contemporary trends in design; the role of computers in modern-day medicine


Similar words: neo

Definition: (used as a combining form) recent or new

Usage: `neo' is a combining form in words like `neocolonialism'


Similar words: red-brick, redbrick

Definition: of or relating to British universities founded in the late 19th century or the 20th century


Similar words: ultramodern

Definition: extremely modern

Usage: Dadism and ultramodern art


Similar words: moderne

Definition: of or relating to a popularization of art deco that used bright colors and rectangular shapes


Synonyms: modern, advanced, forward-looking, innovative

Definition: ahead of the times

Usage: the advanced teaching methods; had advanced views on the subject; a forward-looking corporation; is British industry innovative enough?

Similar words: progressive

Definition: favoring or promoting progress

Usage: progressive schools