nonmodern

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

non- +‎ modern

PronunciationEdit

  • enPR: nŏn-mŏdərn

AdjectiveEdit

nonmodern (not comparable)

  1. Having characteristics of past times; not modern.

Related termsEdit

NounEdit

nonmodern (plural nonmoderns)

  1. One who is not modern.
    • 2012, Hilal Elver, The Headscarf Controversy: Secularism and Freedom of Religion (page 52)
      The headscarf is a perfect tool to block the nonmoderns from participating in the class privileges that the modern state represents.
Last modified on 25 July 2012, at 13:06