What does nowadays mean?

Definitions for nowadays
ˈnaʊ əˌdeɪznowa·days

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. present, nowadays(adverb)

    the period of time that is happening now; any continuous stretch of time including the moment of speech

    "that is enough for the present"; "he lives in the present with no thought of tomorrow"

  2. 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"

Wiktionary

  1. nowadays(Adverb)

    At the present time; in the current era.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Nowadays(adverb)

    in these days; at the present time

  2. Origin: [For now on (OE. an) days. See A-, 1.]

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'nowadays' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2405

  2. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'nowadays' in Adverbs Frequency: #335

How to pronounce nowadays?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say nowadays in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of nowadays in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of nowadays in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of nowadays in a Sentence

  1. Lindsey Murphy:

    Why is it now and not then ? Why is it nowadays ? What has changed with society, with, maybe there's something more to it than just you know as a lot of people bring up mental issues or something, there's more to it than changing a gun law's going to fix.

  2. Emeasoba George:

    A true love or an ideal love is never an illusion i.e. it's a reality. Although, it's now a rare bird i.e. it's uncommon nowadays. -Emeasoba George

  3. Anuj Somany:

    Earlier most boys used to run after the girls, but a new trend has been observed nowadays that intelligent boys run away from the girls.

  4. Antonio Mazzitelli:

    Asia is that market nowadays.

  5. Margit Muller:

    Nowadays falconry is one of the very few opportunities for the former Bedouin to reconnect to their past.

Images & Illustrations of nowadays

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