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Modern and fashionable and up-to-date

modern

adjective

using the most recent methods, ideas, designs, or equipment

contemporary

adjective

modern, or relating to the present time

advanced

adjective

based on the most recent methods or ideas

state-of-the-art

adjective

state-of-the-art equipment or technology uses the newest and most advanced ideas and features

futuristic

adjective

so modern that it seems to belong to the future

space-age

adjective

using the most modern technology or designs

modernistic

adjective

extremely modern

up-to-the-minute

adjective

very modern, or recent

hip

adjective

modern and fashionable

ahead of your/its etc time

much more modern or advanced than most other people or things

protologism

a new word or phrase invented in the hope that it will become generally used

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