(noun, adjective)


1. of the same period

Similar word(s): synchronal, synchronic, synchronous, coetaneous, contemporaneous

Sentences with coeval as an adjective:

- ‘Anything coeval with that clock will fetch a hefty price!’The Baralaba Coal Measures are coeval with the Bandana Formation.


1. a person of nearly the same age as another

Similar word(s): contemporary

Definition categories: person, compeer, equal, match, peer

Sentences with coeval as a noun:

- The telephone and television are coevals in that film.