modernity[ mo-dur-ni-tee, moh- ]SEE DEFINITION OF modernity
Synonyms for modernity
- dernier cri
- last word
- newfangled contraption
Antonyms for modernity
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR MODERNITY
Its naïve measures were never obsessed by the straining after modernity.
"This is the last thing in modernity," and I handed it to her.
It surprised the easterners, this evidence of modernity in a pioneer world.
But Elmer was inclined to laugh at this assumption of modernity.
There is one thing better than modernity,—it is immortality.
Evidence of modernity is no sin, but a merit, in modern work.
Further, with the growth of modernity in Japan, there is naturally a labour movement.
Modernity, however, though satisfying to the heroic pose, has its penalties.
He stands for a shallow "modernity" but is more superstitious than a medival sexton.
She is read in the 'modernity' you admire, too deeply for her spiritual repose.
1620s, from Medieval Latin modernitatem, noun of quality from modernus (see modern).