contemporaneity Meaning, Definition & Usage

  1. noun the quality of being current or of the present
    modernity; contemporaneousness; modernness; modernism.
    • a shopping mall would instill a spirit of modernity into this village
  2. noun the quality of belonging to the same period of time


Con*tem`po*ra*ne"i*ty noun
  1. The state of being contemporaneous.
    The lines of contemporaneity in the oölitic system. J. Philips.

Webster 1913