Definitions for todaytəˈdeɪ
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word today
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
this present day.
this present age:
the world of today.
(adv.)on this present day:
Call me today.
at the present time; in these days.
the today look.
Category: Common Vocabulary, Informal
Origin of today:
bef. 900; ME; OE tō dæg. See to , day
the present time or age
"the world of today"; "today we have computers"
the day that includes the present moment (as opposed to yesterday or tomorrow)
"Today is beautiful"; "did you see today's newspaper?"
nowadays, now, today(adverb)
in these times
"it is solely by their language that the upper classes nowadays are distinguished"- Nancy Mitford; "we now rarely see horse-drawn vehicles on city streets"; "today almost every home has television"
on this day as distinct from yesterday or tomorrow
"I can't meet with you today"
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
happening on this day
We're leaving today.
happening in the present time
Growing up today is very different from fifty years ago.
What are you planning to do today?
Today's teenagers communicate via cellphones and computers.
A current day or date.
Today is the day we'll fix this once and for all.
On the current day or date.
In the current era; nowadays.
In the 1500s, people had to do things by hand, but today we have electric can openers.
Today is an Australian breakfast television program, currently presented by Karl Stefanovic and Lisa Wilkinson. It has been broadcast live by the Nine Network since 1982. The program airs after Nine Early Morning News and runs from 5.30am to 9am before Mornings.
The Roycroft Dictionary
The hearse that carries the dreams of yesterday to the cemetery.
British National Corpus
Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'today' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #405
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'today' in Written Corpus Frequency: #229
Rank popularity for the word 'today' in Adverbs Frequency: #50
Translations for today
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
(on) this day
Today is Friday; Here is today's newspaper; I'm working today.
- hojePortuguese (BR)
- dagens; idagDanish
- hari iniIndonesian
- dagurinní dagIcelandic
- šodien; šodienaLatvian
- hari iniMalay
- i dagNorwegian
- نن، نن ورځ: نن، نن سباPashto
- сегодняшний день; сегодняRussian
- i dagSwedish
- 今天Chinese (Trad.)
- hôm nayVietnamese
- 今天Chinese (Simp.)
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