from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Extremely modern in ideas or style; completely up-to-date.

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  • adjective Extremely modern.

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  • adjective extremely modern


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  • Benecken characterized the entire hacking case as "ultramodern" and said that, in a way, it exemplified the "downside" of today's digital age "that can easily been taken advantage of by savvy youths with those skills and a lot of time."

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  • Is America ready to experience new furniture and the "ultramodern" feel of occasional standing?

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  • Erhard Rohm's set suggested an ultramodern art gallery, with one exposed brick wall and Cardillac's creations glowing out of jagged, iceberg-like display cases.

    Hindemith's 'Cardillac' Pulls No Punches

  • A collector since age 11 when he brought an opulent antique lap desk to his parents' ultramodern Staten Island home, Mr. Buatta is known for filling the rooms of clients including Mariah Carey, Barbara Walters and Malcolm Forbes with sumptuous fabrics, lively color and a mix of contemporary and historical furnishings.

    Mario Buatta

  • Today, Hong Kong is a curious mix of ultramodern glass-and-chrome skyscrapers, run-down buildings from the 1950s and '60s and a small residue of elegant colonial structures.

    A Walk through Hong Kong's Central

  • Built in 1939 as an "ultramodern motor court," today it's a hip, bungalow-style oasis in the heart of the quirky and vibrant SoCo shopping district.

    Take Monday Off: Austin

  • Ryann Ford for The Wall Street Journal Built in 1939 as an "ultramodern motor court," Hotel San Jos é is a hip, bungalow-style oasis in the heart of the quirky and vibrant SoCo shopping district.

    An Urban City in a Countrified Setting

  • The city is one of China's best-run, but its public services lag far behind its often ultramodern infrastructure.

    China to prosecute 24 over deadly Shanghai fire

  • This strange contrast between earthy, lived-in humanity and ultramodern technology is fitting for the occasion.

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  • The company said its project would include "an ultramodern gaming floor, luxury hotel, world-class dining and entertainment," a beachfront pool and a spa.

    Hard Rock to build casino-hotel in Atlantic City


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