वर्तमान a. [वृत्-शानच्] 1 Being, existing. -2 Living, being alive, contemporary; प्रथितयशसां भासकविसौमिल्लकवि- मिश्रादीनां प्रबन्धानतिक्रम्य वर्तमानकवेः कालिदासस्य क्रियायां कथं परिषदो बहुमानः M.1. -3 Turning or moving round, revolving. -4 Dwelling in. -नः The present tense (in gram.); वर्तमानसामीप्ये वर्तमानवद्वा P.111.3.131. -नम् 1 Presence. -2 The present time. -Comp. -आक्षेपः not agreeing with the present. -कालः 1 the present tense. -2 the present time.
pr. pt. (√ vrit) pre sent, existing; n. the present: â, f. (per sonal terminations of) the present tense: (a)-kâla, m. present; (a)-½âkshepa, m. de claration of dissatisfaction with something going on.
adjective abiding (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
existing (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
living (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
moving (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
present (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
turning (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
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