Synonyms for Contemporaries:


contemporaries (noun)
coevals, generation.

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Usage examples for contemporaries

  1. But though he made no figure in Canadian letters, and was not always correct in his estimate of political issues, he succeeded in making for himself a reputation for public usefulness in connection with the educational system of Upper Canada far beyond that of the majority of his Canadian contemporaries – Lord Elgin by John George Bourinot
  2. Hence the unique greatness in English literature of Shakespeare and his contemporaries – Selections from the Prose Works of Matthew Arnold by Matthew Arnold
  3. " It will drive me silly," Tommy had said from the first, " if I have to loaf about in a place like this when all my pals and school contemporaries have volunteered, or are in the thick of it, doing their bit." – Banked Fires by E. W. (Ethel Winifred) Savi