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See definition of contemporaries on Dictionary.com
  • as incoequal
  • as ingeneration

synonyms for contemporaries

  • associate
  • colleague
  • compeer
  • contemporary
  • equal
  • breed
  • crop
  • time
  • span
  • eon
  • rank
  • step
  • period
  • epoch
  • day
  • peers
  • aeon
  • days
  • times
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How to use contemporaries in a sentence

His letters are simply laughable, especially his characters of contemporaries.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
Map and Chrétien were certainly contemporaries, but in neither case do we know the date of birth.
THE THREE DAYS' TOURNAMENTJESSIE L. WESTON
The proofs you have given so far are but solemn pledges to outdo all your contemporaries.
THE LIFE & LETTERS OF PETER ILICH TCHAIKOVSKYMODESTE TCHAIKOVSKY
If his book is bad for our times and for us, it was very good for his contemporaries, and his religion was still better.
A PHILOSOPHICAL DICTIONARY, VOLUME 1 (OF 10)FRANOIS-MARIE AROUET (AKA VOLTAIRE)
We should always aim at perfection, and then posterity will do us that justice which sometimes our contemporaries refuse us.
THE 'CHARACTERS' OF JEAN DE LA BRUYREJEAN DE LA BRUYRE
Gautier, above all his contemporaries, was of precisely the temper of mind to appreciate Charles Baudelaire.
CHARLES BAUDELAIRE, HIS LIFETHOPHILE GAUTIER
She looked up to the young savant, if not as a god or hero, at least as a man far superior to his contemporaries.
URANIACAMILLE FLAMMARION
Let my name perish, let posterity pronounce its anathema against me, let my contemporaries send me into exile!
SPANISH LIFE IN TOWN AND COUNTRYL. HIGGIN AND EUGNE E. STREET
Others were derided by their contemporaries, as we deride the made-to-order coat of arms of some nineteenth century upstart.
THE PRIVATE LIFE OF THE ROMANSHAROLD WHETSTONE JOHNSTON
We shall proceed to notice some of the peculiarities which distinguished him from his contemporaries.
ENGLISH: COMPOSITION AND LITERATUREW. F. (WILLIAM FRANKLIN) WEBSTER
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
AUGUST 4, 2021
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WORDS RELATED TO CONTEMPORARIES

  • aeon
  • breed
  • contemporaries
  • crop
  • day
  • days
  • eon
  • epoch
  • peers
  • period
  • rank
  • span
  • step
  • time
  • times
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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