Modernness
Modernness Mod"ern*ness, n. The quality or state of being modern; recentness; novelty. --M. Arnold. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • modernness — noun the quality of being current or of the present a shopping mall would instill a spirit of modernity into this village • Syn: ↑modernity, ↑modernism, ↑contemporaneity, ↑contemporaneousness • Derivationally related forms: ↑contemporaneous …   Useful english dictionary

  • contemporaneity — noun 1. the quality of being current or of the present a shopping mall would instill a spirit of modernity into this village • Syn: ↑modernity, ↑modernness, ↑modernism, ↑contemporaneousness • Derivationally related forms: ↑contemporaneous …   Useful english dictionary

  • contemporaneousness — noun 1. the quality of being current or of the present a shopping mall would instill a spirit of modernity into this village • Syn: ↑modernity, ↑modernness, ↑modernism, ↑contemporaneity • Derivationally related forms: ↑contemporaneous, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • modernity — noun the quality of being current or of the present (Freq. 5) a shopping mall would instill a spirit of modernity into this village • Syn: ↑modernness, ↑modernism, ↑contemporaneity, ↑contemporaneousness • Derivationally related forms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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