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- Rhymes: -ɒd
- An unconventionally modern style of fashionable dress originating in England in the 1960s, characterized by ankle-length black trenchcoats and sunglasses.
- A person who dresses in such a style.
- (slang) A modification to an object, typically for the purpose of individualizing and/or enhancing the performance of the object.
- (computer games) User created content for a computer game.
In gaming, mods are created by end users wheras such content by the game creators would be labeled an expansion pack.
Third person singular
- (slang) 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.
- To moderate; to punish a rule-breaking user on a forum, esp. when done by a moderator.
- Don't break the rules or you'll be modded.
From Proto-Germanic *mōþa-, from Proto-Indo-European *mē-, *mō-. Cognate with Old High German muot (German Mut), Old Saxon mōd (Dutch moed), Old Norse móðr (“‘anger, grief’”) (Swedish mod), Gothic 𐌼𐍉𐌸𐍃 (moths), “‘anger, emotion’”). The IE root was also the source of Ancient Greek μῶθαι (mōthai) and Latin mos.
- IPA: /moːd/
- English: mood
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