Noun(1) the quality of being current or of the present
(1) From theological fights to integration, from gender issues to struggles with modernity , nearly every important matter in the history of the denomination was typified in Alabama.(2) Hobbes was the genius of modernity(3) In more urban areas, a mixture of tradition and modernity is reflected in the architecture.(4) There is no contradiction between faith and modernity and the two can, and indeed must, be reconciled.(5) Dynamic and cosmopolitan, Barcelona is an icon of modernity and design.(6) Both setting and hero visualize and glamorize a modernity of sophistication, leisure, social mobility, and consumption.(7) The monks clearly embrace modernity with enthusiasm.(8) Islam is, in some ways, I think, at war with itself in terms of its root and its modernity .(9) Even so, the two poles reject the analytical spirit of modernity , to which they oppose a synthetic approach.(10) an aura of technological modernity(11) Here he fuses a romantic, even primitive, vision with a powerful sense of modernity .(12) This is not to argue that everything about modernity is rational or desirable.(13) Like the lost tribesmen of New Guinea, the inhabitants of Tibet were, it was here predicted, soon to enter into modernity .(14) Fundamentalism is a revolt against modernity and one of the characteristics of modernity has been the emancipation of women.(15) We acknowledge the glamour and modernity of eating and drinking in American cities by slavishly imitating them in ours.(16) Fundamentalists, be they Christian, Jewish or Muslim, begin by fighting their own co-religionists, who they believe are making too many concessions to modernity .
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2. modernism ::
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