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Noun

Mod (plural [[~#|~]])
  1. (Articlesuncountable) An unconventionally modern style of fashionable dress originating in England in the 1960s, characterized by ankle-length black trenchcoats and sunglasses.
  2. (ArticlesUK) a 1960s British person who dressed in such a style and was interested in modernism and the modern music of the time; the opposite of a rocker.
  3. (Articlesslang) A modification to an object, computer game, etc., typically for the purpose of individualizing and/or enhancing the performance of the object.
  4. (ArticlesInternet) A moderator, for example on a discussion forum.
  5. (ArticlescomputingArticles, informal) A module (file containing a tracker music sequence).
    • 1992, "Jordan K. Hubbard", How to convert Amiga mods to Arch? (on Internet newsgroup comp.sys.acorn)
      I'd like to convert some of the arch{{{1}}} mods back into Amiga mods since I don't have the original Amiga versions.
    • 2003, Rene T. A. Lysloff, Leslie C. Gay, Jr., Music and Technoculture (page 38)
      These mods, while usually having the distinctive bleep and beep quality of transistor-generated tones, are often astonishingly creative and rich in expressive nuances.
  6. (Articlesrock climbing) A moderately difficult route.
  7. Template:Cx Moderations: university examinations generally taken in the first year.
  8. (Articles
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Usage notes

In gaming, mods are created by end users whereas such content by the game creators would be labeled an expansion pack.

Synonyms

Verb

Mod (third-person singular simple present [[Mods#|Mods]], present participle [[Moding#|Moding]], simple past and past participle [[Moded#|Moded]])
  1. (Articlesslang) To modify an object from its original condition, typically for the purposes of individualizing and/or enhancing the performance of the object.
    His friends were particularly impressed with the way he modded his Ruckus.
  2. To moderate; to punish a rule-breaking user on a forum, especially when done by a moderator.
    Don't break the rules or you'll be modded.

Synonyms

Derived terms

Adjective

Template:En-adj

  1. Template:Abbreviation of, as in: low, moderate, high

Anagrams


Danish

Pronunciation

Noun

Template:Da-noun

  1. courage

Synonyms

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Preposition

Mod

  1. against
  2. versus
  3. towards
  4. into
  5. from

Synonyms


Old English

Etymology

From Template:Inh, from Proto-Indo-European {{ine-pro|*mē-}}, {{ine-pro|*mō-}}. Cognate with Old High German muot (German [[Mut#|Mut]]), Old Saxon {{osx|mōd}} (Dutch [[moed#|moed]]), Old Norse móðr (anger, grief) (Swedish [[mod#|mod]]), Gothic 𐌼𐍉𐌸𐍃 (moths, anger, emotion). The Indo-European root was also the source of Ancient Greek {{ Template:Grc/script |μῶθαι|face=term|lang=grc}} and Latin [[mos#|mos]].

Pronunciation

  • /moːd/

Noun

Template:Ang-noun

  1. heart, mind, feeling
    Abbodissum wé tǽcaþ ðæt hí inholde sín and ðæs hálgan regoles gebodum eallum móde þeówigen, — We teach abbesses to be truly loyal, and to be subservient to the commands of the holy rule with all their mind,
  2. courage, pride, grief, anger
  3. state of mind

Declension

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Descendants


Romanian

Etymology

From [[mode#|mode]].

Noun

Template:Ro-noun

  1. mode, fashion, style, way

Swedish

Etymology

From Old Norse móðr, from Proto-Germanic [[

Pronunciation

Noun

Template:Sv-noun

  1. courage
  2. fashion
  3. feeling

Declension

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Veps

Etymology

From Template:Inh.

Noun

Template:Vep-noun

  1. face

Inflection

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References


Welsh

Pronunciation

  • /moːd/

Verb

Mod

  1. Template:Nasal mutation of

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