[ kuhn-tem-puh-rey-nee-uhs-lee ]
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  1. during the same time period: A number of state constitutions were adopted either prior to or contemporaneously with the federal Constitution and Bill of Rights.

Origin of contemporaneously


Other words from contemporaneously

  • non·con·tem·po·ra·ne·ous·ly, adverb
  • pre·con·tem·po·ra·ne·ous·ly, adverb
  • un·con·tem·po·ra·ne·ous·ly, adverb

Words Nearby contemporaneously Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use contemporaneously in a sentence

  • One likes notes in a diary to be made contemporaneously and not “written-up” afterwards.

    Andrew Marvell | Augustine Birrell
  • contemporaneously with the Maias and the monkeys many other animals came into being, among them the dog.

    Folk-lore in Borneo | William Henry Furness
  • Incidentally, I may say, that I have invented a means of bathing children contemporaneously, without having a large bath.

    The Montessori Method | Maria Montessori