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Definition of the noun recent

What does recent mean as a name of something?

noun

  1. approximately the last 10,000 years

Definition of the adjective recent

What does recent mean as an attribute of a noun?

adjective - degrees: more recent / recenter | most recent / recentest

  1. new
    • examples: recent graduates | a recent addition to the house | recent buds on the apple trees
    • similar: new
  2. of the immediate past or just previous to the present time
    • examples: his recent trip to Africa | in recent months | a recent issue of the journal
    • synonym of recent: late
    • similar: past

Alternative definition of the adjective recent

adjective

  1. Having happened a short while ago.
  2. Up-to-date; not old-fashioned or dated.

Music

"Recent" is a musical album of Pacou.

  • released in (14 years ago)

Phrases with Recent

  1. recent epoch
  2. Recent Memory

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Google previewEnglish Synonymes Classified and Explained (1846)

With Practical Exercises by George Frederick Graham

" Modern — Recent. The word recent refers to what has happened within a comparatively short space of time past — that ON ENGLISH SYNONYMES.

Google previewEnglish Synonyms ... (1857)

by George Frederick Graham

The word recent refers to what has happened within a comparatively short space of time past — that which has been some time, but not a long time, in existence ; the word modern refers not only to what has been, but what still does, and will ...

Google previewA NEW, GREATLY IMPROVED, AND CHEAP EDITION OF THE ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, BEING THE SEVENTH, INCLUDING THE RECENT SUPPLEMENT TO THAT WORK: WITH PRELIMINARY DISSERTATIONS ON THE HISTORY OF THE SCIENCES, BY THE LATE PROFESSORS STEWART AND PLAYFIAR, AND BY THE RIGHT HON. SIR JAMES MACKINTOSH, AND PROFESSOR LESLIE; ALSO A GENERAL INDEX, AND AN ENTIRELY NEW SET OF ENGRAVINGS ON STEEL (1831)

by PROFESSOR NAPIER

conjoined with those of the Supplement, will be carefully adapted to the present state of knowledge, and the existing condition of Communities aud Nations, lira Historical treatises will be continued, so as to present a view of all recent events ...

Google previewDictionary of American Children's Fiction, 1960-1984 (1986)

Recent Books of Recognized Merit by Alethea Helbig, Agnes Perkins

Recent Books of Recognized Merit Alethea Helbig, Agnes Perkins...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Polymer Blends (2010)

Volume 1: Fundamentals by Avraam I. Isayev

Blends: Recent. Developments. Jeffery L. White 3.1 Introduction The science related to polymer blends has historically enjoyed a productive marriage between intellectual pursuit and economic utility, as recently discussed in a national ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Monasticism (2013)

by William M. Johnston

Historiography, Recent: Eastern Christian Iconoclasm (Controversy) Italo-Greek Monasticism Lavra Libraries: Eastern Christian Liturgy: Eastern Christian Maronites Melkite Monasticism Nestorian Monasticism Office, Daily: Eastern Christian ...

Google previewDictionaries. An International Encyclopedia of Lexicography (2014)

Supplementary Volume: Recent Developments with Focus on Electronic and Computational Lexicography by Rufus Gouws

Supplementary Volume: Recent Developments with Focus on Electronic and Computational Lexicography Rufus Gouws. XI. Lexicography of selected Asian languages. 55. Arabic lexicography Introduction Mixed styles of Arabic and Arabic ...

Google previewRoutledge Encyclopedia of Language Teaching and Learning (2013)

by Michael Byram, Adelheid Hu

'Linguistics' is a rather recent name for the scientific discipline whose representatives are concerned with the description and analysis of language in general and of national languages/dialects in particular. Unfortunately, the adjectival version ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Chemical Processing and Design, Volume 69 (Supplement 1) (2001)

by Rayford Anthony

Recent. Advances. in. Biomaterials. A vast number of materials tcollectively termed hiomaterials) are used in clinical applications, from drug deliver.' tcapsules, transdermal patches) to hip replacements to materials in hemodialysis machines to ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Chromatography 2004 Update Supplement (2004)

by Jack Cazes

Recent. Technological. Advancements. in. Maria Victoria Silva Elipe Merck Research Laboratories, Rahway, New Jersey, U.S.A. INTRODUCTION During the last decade, hyphenated analytical techniques have grown rapidly to solve complex ...

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Small photo of STRICTLY KHON DANCING PERFORMERS [ Miyarap]of one of Thailand's most highly regarded dances are keeping the tradition alive, despite the recent decline in popularity of the art form,ThailandSmall photo of STRICTLY KHON DANCING PERFORMERS of one of Thailand's most highly regarded dances are keeping the tradition alive, despite the recent decline in popularity of the art form,ThailandSmall photo of STRICTLY KHON DANCING PERFORMERS of one of Thailand's most highly regarded dances are keeping the tradition alive, despite the recent decline in popularity of the art form,ThailandSmall photo of STRICTLY KHON DANCING PERFORMERS of one of Thailand's most highly regarded dances are keeping the tradition alive, despite the recent decline in popularity of the art form,ThailandSmall photo of Busan, South Korea - 25 September 2016: Gamcheon Culture Village.The area is known for its brightly painted houses, which have been restored and enhanced in recent years to attract tourism.Small photo of Busan, South Korea - 25 September 2016: Gamcheon Culture Village. It is known for its brightly painted houses, which have been restored and enhanced in recent years to attract tourism.Small photo of Busan, South Korea - 25 September 2016: Gamcheon Culture Village. It is known for its brightly painted houses, which have been restored and enhanced in recent years to attract tourism. More...

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There has been in recent years excessive emphasis on a citizen's rights and inadequate stress put upon his duties and responsibilities. (Paxton Blair)
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Scrabble value of R1E1C3E1N1T1

The value of this 6-letter word is 8 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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