very advanced in ideas, design, or techniques.

Origin of ultramodern

First recorded in 1835–45; ultra- + modern
Related formsul·tra·mod·ern·ism, nounul·tra·mod·ern·ist, noun
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Examples from the Web for ultramodern

Contemporary Examples of ultramodern

Historical Examples of ultramodern

  • The spectacle was at once ultramodern and classic in antiquity of conception.

    The Flying Mercury

    Eleanor M. Ingram

  • The remarkable blend of the very old and the ultramodern was visible everywhere in Cairo.

    The Egyptian Cat Mystery

    Harold Leland Goodwin

  • The effect of the wall and a wide-beamed door they could see to the left was ultramodern.

    Old Rambling House

    Frank Patrick Herbert

British Dictionary definitions for ultramodern



extremely modern
Derived Formsultramodernism, nounultramodernist, nounultramodernistic, adjective
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