Medieval and Modern


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Medieval adjective – Having passed its time of use or usefulness.
Usage example: get rid of that medieval kerosene stove—it stinks and it's dangerous

Modern is an antonym for medieval in old topic.
Nearby Words: medievalism, medievalist
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Modern adjective – Belonging to the modern era; since the Middle Ages.
Usage example: modern art

Medieval is an antonym for modern.
Nearby Words: modernize, modernise, modernity, modernistic, modernized
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life medieval life modern life
people medieval people modern people
fantasy medieval fantasy modern fantasy
culture medieval culture modern culture
Other nouns: equivalent, society, series, art, setting, technology, world, game, medicine, age, history, version, era, city, works, armor, weaponry, times, japan, standards, stories, weapons, Settings, games, versions.
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Modern and Medieval. (2016). Retrieved 2020, July 11, from
Medieval & Modern. N.p., 2016. Web. 11 Jul. 2020. <>.
Modern or Medieval. 2016. Accessed July 11, 2020.

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