• Mode Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) Prevailing popular custom; fashion, especially in the phrase the mode.
  2. (n.) Any combination of qualities or relations, considered apart from the substance to which they belong, and treated as entities; more generally, condition, or state of being; manner or form of arrangement or manifestation; form, as opposed to matter.
  3. (n.) The scale as affected by the various positions in it of the minor intervals; as, the Dorian mode, the Ionic mode, etc., of ancient Greek music.
  4. (n.) Manner of doing or being; method; form; fashion; custom; way; style; as, the mode of speaking; the mode of dressing.
  5. (n.) The form in which the proposition connects the predicate and subject, whether by simple, contingent, or necessary assertion; the form of the syllogism, as determined by the quantity and quality of the constituent proposition; mood.
  6. (n.) Same as Mood.
  7. (n.) Variety; gradation; degree.
  8. (n.) A kind of silk. See Alamode, n.

Fashion, Manner, Modality, Mood, Style, Way,

• Modernness Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) The quality or state of being modern; recentness; novelty.

Contemporaneity, Modernism, Modernity,