noun, plural con·tem·po·rar·ies.
SYNONYMS FOR contemporary
Can be confusedcontemporary contemporaneous (see synonym study at the current entry)
Examples from the Web for contemporary
Some contemporary police have military backgrounds to fall back on.A Veteran’s View: NYC Cold War Between Cops and City Hall|Matt Gallagher|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
That goes for its contemporary membership roster as well as for the photographers represented in the exhibition.
Paris as depicted by contemporary photography appears… lackluster.
But contemporary classical music has changed, and the field is now spawning many appealing and genre-bending works.
According to contemporary reports, at several of the truces, there were rough soccer matches between the German and British sides.
The English minsters are long, narrow and low in contrast with the greater squareness and height of French contemporary churches.
For contemporary readers the importance of the Laus Stultitiae was, to a great extent, in the direct satire.Erasmus and the Age of Reformation|Johan Huizinga
All over the world past and contemporary history proves that, once started, health spreads at a rate that disease cannot follow.Health, Happiness, and Longevity|Louis Philippe McCarty
Contemporary critics have also betrayed a certain concern for some aspects of Lowell's criticism.Modern American Prose Selections|Various
This document, printed by Gachard, is a version from the German original by the hand of a contemporary.History of the Reign of Philip the Second, King of Spain.|William H. Prescott