Present and Past


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Present adjective – Existing or in progress right now.
Usage example: I am very busy at the present moment

Past is an antonym for present in topics: future, gift, nearby, existing, existing time.
Nearby Words: presentation, presence, presented, presently, presentable
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Past adjective – Having been such at some previous time.
Usage example: a past editor of the newspaper

Present is an antonym for past in topics: former, former times, current, preceding, olden.
Antonyms for Past
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How words are described

good good present good past
female female present female past
full full present full past
true true present true past
Other adjectives: relative, romantic, actual, entire, real, bad, terrible, horrible, traumatic, new, near, mysterious, Nazi, alternate, said.

Things that words describes

life present life past life
people present people past people
series present series past series
future present future past future
Other nouns: time, level, game, age, version, year, events, enemies, lives, games, timeline, members, heroes, selves, versions.
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Past and Present. (2016). Retrieved 2021, January 22, from
Present & Past. N.p., 2016. Web. 22 Jan. 2021. <>.
Past or Present. 2016. Accessed January 22, 2021.

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