Contemporary Con*tem"po*ra*ry, n.; pl. {Contemporaries}. 1. One who lives at the same time with another; as, Petrarch and Chaucer were contemporaries. [1913 Webster]

2. a person of nearly the same age as another.

Syn: coeval. [WordNet 1.5]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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