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Meaning of NOWADAYS

Pronunciation:  'nawu`deyz

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  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. [adv]  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"

NOWADAYS is a 8 letter word that starts with N.


 Synonyms: now, present, today
 See Also: contemporary world, date, here and now, modern times, modern world, moment, nonce, now, present moment, present time, time, time being, times, today, tonight



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Now"a*days`\, adv. [For now on (OE. an) days. See
{A-}, 1.]
In these days; at the present time.

      What men of spirit, nowadays, Come to give sober
      judgment of new plays ?                  --Garrick.