Synonyms of recent


1. Holocene, Holocene epoch, Recent, Recent epoch

usage: approximately the last 10,000 years


1. recent, new (vs. old)

usage: new; "recent graduates"; "a recent addition to the house"; "recent buds on the apple trees"

2. late(prenominal), recent, past (vs. present) (vs. future)

usage: of the immediate past or just previous to the present time; "a late development"; "their late quarrel"; "his recent trip to Africa"; "in recent months"; "a recent issue of the journal"

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Definition and meaning of recent (Dictionary)