Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adv. In a modern manner.
  • adv. In modern times; recently.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adv. In modern times.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In modern times.

Etymologies

modern +‎ -ly (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Clooney portrays modernly debonair, straight-forward Mike Morris, a governor prepping for the Ohio Democratic presidential primary taking place on the ides -- the 15th -- of March.

    Felice Arenas: George Clooney: 'Hollywood Could Teach a Lot to Politicians'

  • Whilst I totally agree with you that the basic concept of Escape From New York is ripe with potential to be tapped and modernly updated, it just seems that they are saying things I find kind of dull.

    Escape From New York Remake: Now With Less Destruction? | /Film

  • If I wrote a research paper on tattoos and body art, I'd say that "modernly," in North America, we get tattoos 'cause we like the way they look and how they separate us from the pack or sometimes... help us join it.

    Steph McGrath: Morons and My Little Ponies

  • More modernly, in the aftermath of a financial crisis caused by government intervention in the workings of the economy, the political class chose to jump on the banks that they irrationally bailed out.

    Washington's Situational Worship Of Accountability

  • More modernly, during the Clinton years the top rate on the highest earners was 39%, yet the S&P rose 208% on Clinton's watch.

    Make the 2003 Tax Cuts Permanent, Then Curb Enthusiasm

  • NH Monterrey, of the European chain, offers comfortable and modernly-appointed digs at a lower price.

    Modernity in Monterrey

  • More modernly, a Minneapolis Fed study from 2008 revealed that by 2008, 80% of all business borrowing took place away from what we consider banks.

    Don't Fear A Housing Dip

  • Very nice house modernly design very neat sajad on 22 Dec 2008 at 12: 23 am # very good

    The Parsley House by Tobias Partners

  • Ask any well-traveled woman who jaunts away often for business, pleasure, or that modernly common mix of both; her trench was most likely her first investment after repeatedly stuffing a heavy wool overcoat into tiny overhead compartments.

    The Style Checklist

  • First thing that you should know is that a clean interior, with modernly, classy or elegant furniture, is always going to get people react.

    Fresh Room Designs for Kids

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