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Definition of Current


  1. Running or moving rapidly.
  2. Now passing, as time; as, the current month.
  3. Passing from person to person, or from hand to hand; circulating through the community; generally received; common; as, a current coin; a current report; current history.
  4. Commonly estimated or acknowledged.
  5. Fitted for general acceptance or circulation; authentic; passable.
  6. A flowing or passing; onward motion. Hence: A body of fluid moving continuously in a certain direction; a stream; esp., the swiftest part of it; as, a current of water or of air; that which resembles a stream in motion; as, a current of electricity.
  7. General course; ordinary procedure; progressive and connected movement; as, the current of time, of events, of opinion, etc.
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Current Translations

current in Afrikaans is huidig
current in Dutch is actueel
current in Italian is corrente, attuale, forza, volgente, presente
current in Portuguese is corrente, atual