Definition of modernity:
hip, contemporaneity, modernistic, the Bronze Age, Georgian, Edwardian, modernness, colonial, the Christian era, modernism, contemporaneousness, modern, the Enlightenment, futuristic, the Industrial Revolution, state-of-the-art, the Dark Ages, the Iron Age, advanced, ahead of your/its etc. time, space-age, up-to-the-minute.
- "Eugenics and Other Evils", G. K. Chesterton.
By midnight the high- road showed deserted, the common was a place of mystery; and save for the periodical passage of an electric car, in blazing modernity, this was a fit enough stage for an eerie drama.- "The Devil Doctor", Sax Rohmer.
- "Familiar Spanish Travels", W. D. Howells.