from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adv. During the present time; now.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adv. In these days; at the present time.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In these days; in the present age: sometimes used as a noun.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adv. in these times
- n. the period of time that is happening now; any continuous stretch of time including the moment of speech
Middle English nouadaies : nou, now; see now + a (variant of on, on; see on) + daies, genitive of dai, day; see day.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From now + adays. (Wiktionary)