(noun, adverb)


1. in these times

- today almost every home has television

Similar word(s): now, nowadays

2. on this day as distinct from yesterday or tomorrow

- I can't meet with you today

Sentences with today as an adverb:

- I want this done today.

- Today, my brother went to the shops.

- In the 1500s, people had to do things by hand, but today we have electric can openers.


1. the present time or age

- the world of today

- today we have computers

Definition categories: time, nowadays, present

2. the day that includes the present moment (as opposed to yesterday or tomorrow)

- Today is beautiful

- did you see today's newspaper?

Definition categories: time, day

Sentences with today as a noun:

- Today is the day we'll fix this once and for all.