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current affairs

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Definition of current affairs in English:

plural noun

Events of political or social interest and importance happening in the world at the present time: I began to take an interest in current affairs [as modifier]: current affairs programmes
More example sentences
  • He was widely read and took a keen interest in history, current affairs, politics and religion.
  • He was a great reader and had a strong interest in politics and current affairs.
  • It's almost enough to interest me in politics, current affairs and Important Stuff.

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