Definition and Meanings for mode

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Mode is ranked 2,810 in the ranking of most used words in English

Part of Speech of mode

noun

Etymology of mode

l. modus a measure, due or proper measure, bound, manner, form; akin to e. mete: cf. f. mode. see mete, and cf. commodious, mood in grammar, modus

Meaning of mode


as noun

  • manner of doing or being; method; form; fashion; custom; way; style; as, the mode of speaking; the mode of dressing.
  • prevailing popular custom; fashion, especially in the phrase the mode.
  • variety; gradation; degree.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • same as mood.
  • 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.

as noun

  • a kind of silk. see alamode, n.
  • the value of the variable in a frequency distribution or probability distribution, at which the probability or frequency has a maximum. the maximum may be local or global. distributions with only one such maximum are called unimodal; with two maxima, bimodal, and with more than two, multimodal.
  • No antonyms for mode

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