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 Recent Recent

noun

  • approximately the last 10,000 years  ( Holocene, Holocene epoch, Recent, Recent epoch )
    approximately the last 10,000 years
  • adj

  • ( ) new  ( recent )
    new
     recent graduates
    recent graduates
     a recent addition to the house
    a recent addition to the house
     recent buds on the apple trees
    recent buds on the apple trees
  • ( ) of the immediate past or just previous to the present time  ( late, recent )
    of the immediate past or just previous to the present time
     a late development
    a late development
     their late quarrel
    their late quarrel
     his recent trip to Africa
    his recent trip to Africa
     in recent months
    in recent months
     a recent issue of the journal
    a recent issue of the journal


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