English to English
1. Of late origin, existence, or occurrence; lately come; not of remote date, antiquated style, or the like; not already known, familiar, worn out, trite, etc.; fresh; novel; new; modern; as, recent news.
recent graduates|a recent addition to the house|recent buds on the apple trees
3. of the immediate past or just previous to the present time
a late development|their late quarrel|his recent trip to Africa|in recent months|a recent issue of the journal
4. approximately the last 10,000 years