nowadays nowadays  /ˈnaʊ ə ˌdeɪz/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the period of time that is happening now; any continuous stretch of time including the moment of speech
  2. (adv) in these times

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. In the repressive Islamic Republic of Iran, a cleric isn't a very popular thing to be nowadays.
  2. The only people on guard at Hiram Scott nowadays are three patrolmen who take turns touring the 280-acre campus.
  3. You don't know whom to trust nowadays in Tehran.

News

  1. Three steps to developing inbound marketing personas

    Segmentation is key for content marketing success nowadays, and as all your marketing messages need to speak to business pains, you need to ensure you develop your marketing personas so that you have a specific audience in mind and can show how you can resolve their business frustrations.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: e-Consultancy

  2. What homebuyers desire today

    Homebuyers nowadays have some advantages over prospective buyers during the years of the housing bust: low (but rising) interest rates and relatively low (but rising) home prices in many markets. Those advantages don't necessarily translate into confidence about a home purchase.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Bankrate.com

  3. Unworldly Life Source

    Nowadays Earth is perfectly lovely but once it was a barren rock. So how did life arise on such an unpromising property? In fact, new research shows that life on Earth may have come from out of this world. Lawrence Livermore scientist Nir Goldman and University of Ontario Institute of Technology colleague Isaac Tamblyn (a former LLNL postdoc) found that icy comets that crashed into Earth ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Environmental News Network

Quotes

  1. "She's a good player," Williams, also champion in 2002 and 2003, said at a news conference. "She doesn't look it, but she definitely packs a punch. It was good for me because most people that do play nowadays hit really hard."
    on Jun 22, 2010 By: Serena Williams Source: BusinessWeek

  2. "The response to these rockets can't be that harsh and heinous," said Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas. "It is nowadays described as a holocaust."
    on Feb 27, 2008 By: Mahmoud Abbas Source: San Francisco Chronicle

  3. "It's a decisive game and hopefully the first final for us," he said. "We know what to do, though it is difficult to score goals nowadays when you play defensive teams."
    on Jun 23, 2010 By: Morten Olsen Source: ESPN

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