Synonyms of contemporary in English:

contemporary


See definition of contemporary

adjective

1‘contemporary writing says that the city's walls were formidable’

SYNONYMS
contemporaneous, concurrent, coeval, synchronous, synchronic, of the time, of the day, simultaneous
coexisting, coexistent
rare coetaneous

2‘crime and violence in contemporary society’

SYNONYMS
modern, present-day, present, current, present-time, immediate, extant
up to date, up to the minute, fashionable, latest, recent, ultra-modern, newfangled, modish, voguish, in vogue
à la mode
informal bang up to date, with it
ANTONYMS

old-fashioned, out of date


noun

1‘the contemporaries of Chaucer’

SYNONYMS
peer, fellow
rare compeer, coeval