Definition of nowadays in English:

nowadays

Syllabification: now·a·days
Pronunciation: /ˈnouəˌdāz
 
/

adverb

  • At the present time, in contrast with the past: the sort of clothes worn by almost all young people nowadays [sentence adverb]: nowadays, many people condemn hunting
    More example sentences
    • There are a lot of solutions available to these problems nowadays that might not have been available in the past.
    • It is not surprising then that nowadays all sorts of dubious rights claims have been advanced.
    • They rightly pointed out that nowadays you can prevent or detect these problems early.
    Synonyms
    these days, today, at the present time, in these times, in this day and age, now, currently, at the moment, at present, at this moment in time; in the present climate, presently

More definitions of nowadays

Definition of nowadays in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day astrogation
Pronunciation: ˌastrəˈgāSHən
noun
(in science fiction) navigation in outer space