Antonyms of adj historical

4 senses of historical

Sense 1
historical (vs. ahistorical) -- (of or relating to the study of history; "historical scholars"; "a historical perspective")

ahistorical (vs. historical) -- (unconcerned with or unrelated to history or to historical development or to tradition)

Sense 2
historical -- (having once lived or existed or taken place in the real world as distinct from being legendary; "the historical Jesus"; "doubt that a historical Camelot every existed"; "actual historical events")

INDIRECT (VIA real) -> unreal -- (lacking in reality or substance or genuineness; not corresponding to acknowledged facts or criteria; "ghosts and other unreal entities"; "unreal propaganda serving as news")

Sense 3
historic, historical -- (belonging to the past; of what is important or famous in the past; "historic victories"; "historical (or historic) times"; "a historical character")

INDIRECT (VIA future, past) -> present -- (temporal sense; intermediate between past and future; now existing or happening or in consideration; "the present leader"; "articles for present use"; "the present topic"; "the present system"; "present observations")
INDIRECT (VIA past, present) -> future -- (yet to be or coming; "some future historian will evaluate him")

Sense 4
diachronic (vs. synchronic), historical -- (used of the study of a phenomenon (especially language) as it changes through time; "diachronic linguistics")


Similarity of adj historical

4 senses of historical

Sense 1
historical (vs. ahistorical) -- (of or relating to the study of history; "historical scholars"; "a historical perspective")

Sense 2
historical -- (having once lived or existed or taken place in the real world as distinct from being legendary; "the historical Jesus"; "doubt that a historical Camelot every existed"; "actual historical events")
       => real (vs. unreal), existent -- (being or occurring in fact or actuality; having verified existence; not illusory; "real objects"; "real people; not ghosts"; "a film based on real life"; "a real illness"; "real humility"; "Life is real! Life is earnest!"- Longfellow)

Sense 3
historic, historical -- (belonging to the past; of what is important or famous in the past; "historic victories"; "historical (or historic) times"; "a historical character")
       => past (vs. present) (vs. future) -- (earlier than the present time; no longer current; "time past"; "his youth is past"; "this past Thursday"; "the past year")

Sense 4
diachronic (vs. synchronic), historical -- (used of the study of a phenomenon (especially language) as it changes through time; "diachronic linguistics")

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