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Yes. The word mod is a Scrabble US word. The word mod is worth 6 points in Scrabble:

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Is mod a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word mod is a Scrabble UK word and has 6 points:

M3O1D2

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3 letters words from 'mod'

DOM 6MOD 6

2 letters words from 'mod'

DO 3MO 4
OD 3OM 4

All 3 letters words made out of mod

mod omd mdo dmo odm dom

Note: these 'words' (valid or invalid) are all the permutations of the word mod. These words are obtained by scrambling the letters in mod.

Definitions and meaning of mod

mod

Etymology 1

Abbreviations.

Pronunciation

  • (General American) IPA(key): /mɑd/
  • (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /mɒd/
  • Rhymes: -ɒd
  • Homophone: Maud (in accents with the cot-caught merger)

Noun

mod (countable and uncountable, plural mods)

  1. (uncountable) An unconventionally modern style of fashionable dress originating in England in the 1960s, characterized by ankle-length black trenchcoats and sunglasses.
  2. (Britain) 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. (informal) A modification.
  4. (video games) An end user-created package containing modifications to the look or behaviour of a video game.
  5. (Internet) A moderator, for example on a discussion forum.
  6. (computing, 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[sic] 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.
  7. (rock climbing) A moderately difficult route.
  8. (in the plural, Oxford University, informal) Moderations: university examinations generally taken in the first year.
  9. (mathematics, programming) Abbreviation of modulus.
    Synonyms: %, modulus
  10. (statistics) Abbreviation of mode.
Usage notes

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

Translations

Verb

mod (third-person singular simple present mods, present participle modding, simple past and past participle modded)

  1. (transitive, informal) To modify (an object) from its original condition, typically for the purposes of individualizing and/or enhancing the performance of the object.
    Synonyms: trick, trick out
  2. (transitive, Internet, informal) To moderate; to silence or punish (a rule-breaking user) on a forum, especially when done by a moderator.
Derived terms

Adjective

mod (not comparable)

  1. Abbreviation of moderate.

Etymology 2

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Noun

mod (plural mods)

  1. A festival of Scottish Gaelic song, arts and culture, akin to the Welsh eisteddfod.

Anagrams

  • -dom, DOM, Dom, Dom., ODM, dom, dom.

Danish

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈmoˀð], [ˈmoðˀ]
  • Rhymes: -oð

Etymology 1

From Old Norse móðr, from Proto-Germanic *mōdaz, cognate with English mood, German Mut.

Noun

mod n (singular definite modet, not used in plural form)

  1. courage
  2. mood
Synonyms
  • (formal) courage, kurage c
  • tapperhed c

Etymology 2

From Old Norse í mót, i.e. the preposition í (in) + the noun mót (meeting) (compare i møde), from Proto-Germanic *mōtą, cognate with English moot.

Preposition

mod or imod

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

Usage notes

  • The two forms, mod and imod, are interchangeable. In the contemporary language, the shorter form is used ca. 10 times as much as the longer one. As an adverb, only the longer form is used.

Middle English

Noun

mod

  1. Alternative form of mode (intellect, mood, will, courage, nature)

Norwegian Nynorsk

Noun

mod n (definite singular modet, uncountable)

  1. form removed with the spelling reform of 2012; superseded by mot

Old English

Etymology

From Proto-Germanic *mōdaz, from Proto-Indo-European *mē-, *mō-. Cognate with Old High German muot (German Mut), Old Saxon mōd, Old Dutch muot (Dutch (gee)moed), Old Norse móðr (anger, grief) (Swedish mod), Gothic 𐌼𐍉𐌸𐍃 (mōþs, anger, emotion). The Proto-Indo-European root was also the source of Ancient Greek μῶθαι (môthai) and Latin mōs.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /moːd/

Noun

mōd n

  1. mind
    • Adrian and Ritheus
    • 9th century, Cynewulf, Juliana
  2. courage, pride, grief, anger
  3. state of mind

Declension

Derived terms

Descendants

  • Middle English: mod, mode, mood
    • English: mood
    • Scots: mude, muid

Romanian

Etymology

From French mode.

Noun

mod n (plural moduri)

  1. mode, fashion, style, way
  2. (grammar) mode, mood

Serbo-Croatian

Etymology

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Noun

mȏd m (Cyrillic spelling мо̑д)

  1. This term needs a translation to English. Please help out and add a translation, then remove the text {{rfdef}}.

Declension

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Slovene

Noun

mod

  1. genitive dual/plural of modo

Spanish

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈmod/, [ˈmoð]

Noun

mod m (plural modes)

  1. mod

Swedish

Etymology

From Old Norse móðr, from Proto-Germanic *mōdaz, from Proto-Indo-European *mō-, *mē-.

Pronunciation

Noun

mod n

  1. courage
  2. feeling

Declension

Anagrams

  • -dom, Dom., dom, dom-

Turkish

Noun

mod (definite accusative modu, plural modlar)

  1. mode
  2. mood

Veps

Etymology

From Proto-Finnic *mooto.

Noun

mod

  1. face

Inflection

Derived terms

References

  • Zajceva, N. G.; Mullonen, M. I. (2007) , “лицо”, in Uz’ venä-vepsläine vajehnik / Novyj russko-vepsskij slovarʹ [New Russian–Veps Dictionary], Petrozavodsk: Periodika

Welsh

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /moːd/

Verb

mod

  1. Nasal mutation of bod.

Mutation


Source: wiktionary.org
  • to modify a machine or piece of software.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)