The modern era of the circus is inseparable from several names you may have encountered.
Across Doel, traditional facades are painted with bright, modern art.
The campus experience also leads to you seeing yourself in modern terms.
You need philosophy, not the modern bull session kind but the Socratic method of “What the hell am I thinking?”
He tentatively suggested that the text is a pastiche compiled by a modern forger with an elementary grasp of Coptic.
It is modern Belgian work, executed for the Paris Exhibition of 1867.
Even the village was too human, too modern, for his early-pagan mood.
In all the Norse languages, ancient and modern, the -d is preserved.
In painting, we believe we possess a school second to none of modern art.
He was a councillor much in the sense of the modern German "Geheimrath."
c.1500, "now existing;" 1580s, "of or pertaining to present or recent times;" from Middle French moderne (15c.) and directly from Late Latin modernus "modern" (Priscian, Cassiodorus), from Latin modo "just now, in a (certain) manner," from modo (adv.) "to the measure," ablative of modus "manner, measure" (see mode (n.1)). Extended form modern-day attested from 1909.
In Shakespeare, often with a sense of "every-day, ordinary, commonplace." Slang abbreviation mod first attested 1960. Modern art is from 1807 (by contrast to ancient); modern dance first attested 1912; first record of modern jazz is from 1954. Modern conveniences first recorded 1926.
1580s, "person of the present time" (contrasted to ancient, from modern (adj.). From 1897 as "one who is up to date."