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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - All the people living at the same time or of approximately the same age.

Usage examples (34)
  • What was unremarkable to contemporaries, in other words, is precisely what seems most puzzling in retrospect.
  • Obviously, the thing that will set the R-Zero apart from its sports car contemporaries is the fact that it will be powered by an electric engine.
  • THE extraordinary bodily, as well as mental superiority which Wallace and Bruce possessed over their contemporaries, is thus recorded by Hector Boetius: –
  • His popularity among his contemporaries was a growing process. for more
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