English noun: today
|1.||today (time) the present time or age|
|Samples||The world of today.|
Today we have computers.
|Broader (hypernym)||nowadays, present|
|2.||today (time) the day that includes the present moment (as opposed to yesterday or tomorrow)|
|Samples||Today is beautiful.|
Did you see today's newspaper?.
|Broader (hypernym)||24-hour interval, day, mean solar day, solar day, twenty-four hour period, twenty-four hours|
English adverb: today
|1.||today in these times|
|Samples||It is solely by their language that the upper classes nowadays are distinguished.|
We now rarely see horse-drawn vehicles on city streets.
Today almost every home has television.
|2.||today on this day as distinct from yesterday or tomorrow|
|Samples||I can't meet with you today.|