Definition of 'nowadays'
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So much news is spin nowadays that most people accept it as an inevitable evil. Computing (2010)Nowadays people move around and this will increase in future. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Nowadays more people are familiar with the bird. Times, Sunday Times (2016)You don't get it so much nowadays. The Sun (2017)After all, a younger fan nowadays would demand a gurning selfie. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He said:'There are a lot of big people out there nowadays. The Sun (2016)Too often nowadays women have equality in law but not in practice. Times, Sunday Times (2014) People nowadays seem to have become so selfish. The Sun (2008) Young men nowadays prefer computers and video games to football in the streets. Broken Lives (1993)Those that live near gardens are often seen nowadays on bird feeders. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Old people also live much longer nowadays. Introduction to Social Administration in Britain (1990)The driver stays in her bag more often nowadays. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Nowadays there are people making thousands of millions of euros from cooks. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Nowadays a young actor would expect to make that trip. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Nowadays you see too many young men get off the road into silliness. The Sun (2006)Nowadays there is much more emphasis on interviewing. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Nowadays it is often easier to repair gaps oneself. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Nowadays people are far more open about it. The Sun (2013)Nowadays you see the individual superstar surrounded by four security guards. Times, Sunday Times (2009)How often nowadays do you get public bodies venturing into the field of morality? Times, Sunday Times (2008)Nowadays he thinks it's really his story. Times, Sunday Times (2015)But I think nowadays you have to share the load between four. The Sun (2013)
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Translations for 'nowadays'
British English: nowadays /ˈnaʊəˌdeɪz/ ADVERB
Nowadays means at the present time, in contrast with the past.
I don't see much of him nowadays.
- American English: nowadays
- Arabic: فِي هَذِهِ الْأَيَامِ
- Brazilian Portuguese: atualmente
- Chinese: 现今
- Croatian: ovih dana
- Czech: dnes v dnešní době
- Danish: nu om dage
- Dutch: tegenwoordig
- European Spanish: hoy en día
- Finnish: nykyään
- French: de nos jours
- German: heutzutage
- Greek: τη σημερινή εποχή
- Italian: oggigiorno
- Japanese: このごろは
- Korean: 요즈음
- Norwegian: nå for tiden
- Polish: obecnie
- European Portuguese: atualmente
- Romanian: actualmente
- Russian: в наши дни
- Spanish: hoy en día
- Swedish: nuförtiden
- Thai: ปัจจุบันนี้
- Turkish: bugünlerde
- Ukrainian: у наш час
- Vietnamese: ngày nay
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