contemporary

  常用词汇  
[kən'temprəri]     [kən'tempəreri]    
  • adj. 同时代的;当代的
  • n. 同时代的人;同龄人
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contemporary的英文翻译是什么意思,词典释义与在线翻译:

详尽释义

adj. (形容词)
  1. 同(一)时代的,同年龄的,属同时期的,同时的,生活于同时期的
  2. 当代的,现代的
  3. 当时的
  4. 符合时代进步要求的
n. (名词)
  1. 同龄人,同时代的人,同代者,同年者,同辈(人),生活于同时期的人
  2. 同时期的东西
  3. 当代人,现代人
  4. 同时代的报刊,报刊同业
  5. 年纪相仿,年岁差不多
  6. 同龄家畜

双解释义

adj. (形容词)
  1. [A]当代的 modern; belonging to the present time
  2. 同时代的,同属一个时期的 of or belonging to the same time

英英释义

Noun:
  1. a person of nearly the same age as another

Adjective:
  1. characteristic of the present;

    "contemporary trends in design"
    "the role of computers in modern-day medicine"

  2. belonging to the present time;

    "contemporary leaders"

  3. occurring in the same period of time;

    "a rise in interest rates is often contemporaneous with an increase in inflation"
    "the composer Salieri was contemporary with Mozart"

contemporary的用法和样例:

例句

用作形容词 (adj.)
  1. Marlowe was contemporary with Shakespeare.
    马洛与莎士比亚是同时代的。
  2. He had devoted his whole life to the study of contemporary art.
    他把他的一生都献给了当代艺术研究。
用作名词 (n.)
  1. Thackeray is a contemporary of Dickens.
    萨克莱跟狄更斯是同时期的人。
  2. She and I were contemporaries at college.
    她和我在学院里是同学。
  3. He is a contemporary of mine, but our experiences are completely different.
    他和我是同龄人,但我们的经历截然不同。

常见句型

用作形容词 (adj.)
用作定语 ~+ n.
  1. My studies were devoted almost entirely to contemporary literature.
    我的研究几乎全部集中在当代文学上了。
用作表语 S+be+~
  1. The telephone and the gramophone were contemporary.
    电话和留声机是同一时代的产物。
  2. Bach and Handel were contemporary composers.
    巴哈和亨德尔是同时代的作曲家。
S+be+~+ prep .-phrase
  1. Shakespeare was not contemporary with Dickens.
    莎士比亚与狄更斯不是同时代的人。

词汇搭配

用作形容词 (adj.)
~+名词

经典引文

  • Writers contemporary with the events they write of.

    出自: M. Pattison
  • The..changes in Scottish mind and manners..did not come to any serious collision with the..church, such as marked contemporary movements of opinion in France.

    出自: G. M. Trevelyan

contemporary的详细讲解:

词源解说

  • ☆ 1630年左右进入英语,直接源自中古拉丁语的contemporarius,意为现代的。
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