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fu·tur·is·tic

 (fyo͞o′chə-rĭs′tĭk)
adj.
1. Of or relating to the future.
2.
a. Of, characterized by, or expressing a vision of the future: futuristic decor.
b. Being ahead of the times; innovative or revolutionary: futuristic computer software.
3. Of or relating to futurism.

fu′tur·is′ti·cal·ly adv.

futuristic

(ˌfjuːtʃəˈrɪstɪk)
adj
1. (Art Terms) denoting or relating to design, technology, etc, that is thought likely to be current or fashionable at some future time; ultramodern
2. (Art Movements) of or relating to futurism
ˌfuturˈistically adv

fu•tur•is•tic

(ˌfyu tʃəˈrɪs tɪk)

adj.
1. of or pertaining to the future.
2. ahead of the times; advanced.
3. (sometimes cap.) of or pertaining to futurism.
[1910–15]
fu`tur•is′ti•cal•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.futuristic - of or relating to futurism; "futurist art"
Translations
futurisztikus

futuristic

[ˌfjuːtʃəˈrɪstɪk] ADJ [painting, design] → futurista

futuristic

[ˌfjuːtʃəˈrɪstɪk] adjfuturiste

futuristic

adjfuturistisch

futuristic

[ˌfjuːtʃəˈrɪstɪk] adjfuturista, futuristico/a
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