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contemporary
used in To Kill a Mockingbird

2 uses
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Definition
living at the same time

or:

something occurring in the same period of time as something else
  • He was much older than the parents of our school contemporaries, and there was nothing Jem or I could say about him when our classmates said, "My father-"
    p. 118.2
contemporaries = people of about the same age
  • Son, I have no doubt that you've been annoyed by your contemporaries about me lawing for niggers, as you say, but to do something like this to a sick old lady is inexcusable.
    p. 138.5
contemporaries = people of about the same age
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