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[げん()·だい()]
gendai
no adjective, adverbial noun, noun

English Meaning(s) for 現代

no adjective, adverbial noun, noun
  1. nowadays; modern era; modern times; present-day

Definition and Synonyms for 現代

Nowadays the period of time that is happening now
Synonyms: このほど, , , 今日, 今日日, 今時, 刻下, 当世, 当今, 当座, 当節, 方今, 日ごろ, 昨今, 時下, 最近, 本日, 此の世, 此の中, 此の内, , 現つ, 現下, 現世, 現今, 現代, 現在, 現時点, 目下, 目下, この節, 輓近, 近頃, この頃
Contemporary World the circumstances and ideas of the present age
Synonyms: 時代, 最近, 現代, 現在
Today the present time or age
Synonyms: , , 今日, 今時, 当節, 方今, 最近, 現代, 現在, 輓近, 近頃
Nowadays any continuous stretch of time including the moment of speech
Synonyms: このほど, , , 今日, 今日日, 今時, 刻下, 当世, 当今, 当座, 当節, 方今, 日ごろ, 昨今, 時下, 最近, 本日, 此の世, 此の中, 此の内, , 現つ, 現下, 現世, 現今, 現代, 現在, 現時点, 目下, 目下, この節, 輓近, 近頃, この頃

Meanings for each kanji in 現代

present; existing; actual Kanji Details »
substitute; change; convert; replace; period; age; counter for decades of ages, eras, etc.; generation; charge; rate; fee Kanji Details »

Categories 現代 is a member of

Time the continuum of experience in which events pass from the future through the present to the past
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Nowadays the period of time that is happening now
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Times a more or less definite period of time now or previously present
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Sample Sentences for 現代

He gave an interesting broadcast about modern art.
This is the age of information, and computers are playing an increasingly important role in our everyday life.
Tom has an eye for modern art.
Modern art has no interest for me.
It is not too much to say that this is the atomic age.

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