2.Definition: belonging to the modern era; since the Middle Ages
"Modern art", "Modern furniture", "Modern history", "Totem poles are modern rather than prehistoric"
3.Definition: characteristic of present-day art and music and literature and architecture
4.Definition: relating to a recently developed fashion or style
"Their offices are in a modern skyscraper", "Tables in modernistic designs"
5.Definition: used of a living language; being the current stage in its development