[kur-uhnt-lee, kuhr-]
at the presenttime; now: She is currently working as a lab technician.

1570–80; current + -ly

currently, immediately, momentarily, now, presently, soon (see synonym study at immediately)(see usage note at presently). Unabridged
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current (ˈkʌrənt)
1.  of the immediate present; in progress: current events
2.  most recent; up-to-date
3.  commonly known, practised, or accepted; widespread: a current rumour
4.  circulating and valid at present: current coins
5.  (esp of water or air) a steady usually natural flow
6.  a mass of air, body of water, etc, that has a steady flow in a particular direction
7.  the rate of flow of such a mass
8.  physics Also called: electric current
 a.  a flow of electric charge through a conductor
 b.  I the rate of flow of this charge. It is measured in amperes
9.  a general trend or drift: currents of opinion
[C13: from Old French corant, literally: running, from corre to run, from Latin currere]

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