mode mode  /ˈmoʊd/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) how something is done or how it happens
  2. (n) a particular functioning condition or arrangement
  3. (n) a classification of propositions on the basis of whether they claim necessity or possibility or impossibility
  4. (n) verb inflections that express how the action or state is conceived by the speaker
  5. (n) any of various fixed orders of the various diatonic notes within an octave
  6. (n) the most frequent value of a random variable

Usage(s):

  1. But i-mode, and two similar wireless web services from DoCoMo's domestic competitors, have leapfrogged Japan past rivals in the race toward a 3G world.
  2. In Weather mode, you can leave the watch on local weather, and tap a button for a three-day forecast.
  3. Set the Robosapien on Guard Mode, and it will watch and listen, screeching out comical alarms if disturbed.

News

  1. NEWS: WayForward: Ducktales Remastered Will Include Extreme Difficulty Mode and New Final Stage

    Mount Vesuvius added as final stage. In a recent interview with Kotaku, WayForward Technologies revealed some new details about DuckTales Remastered: the game will now include a new "extreme" difficulty mode as well as a new final stage that will take place on Mount Vesuvius. They also said that the game includes "about 40%," new content, and that most of the changes included were made to expand ...
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Nintendo World Report

  2. Peggy Mode, 73, retired from textiles

    SPARTANBURG – Peggy L. Mode, 73, of No. 4 Cleveland St., Spartanburg, formerly of Gaffney, went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, June 11, 2013, at her residence. Born in Gaffney, she was the daughter of the late Frank Thomas Mode and Martha Willard Mode. Ms. Mode retired from textiles and was a member of Southside Baptist Church. read more
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Gaffney Ledger

  3. Groupe Sensation Mode Announces Appointment of Jean-Pierre Desrosiers as Chairman of the Board of Directors for ...

    Groupe Sensation Mode is pleased to announce the appointment of Jean-Pierre Desrosiers as Chairman of the Board of Directors for Montreal Fashion Week . Desrosiers, a certified professional accountant ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. Trichet said that "we are still in a mode ...... of unlimited supply of liquidity" over periods of up to three months.
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Jean-Claude Trichet Source: The Associated Press

  2. And regardless, the party has marginalized Steele to the point where there's only so much harm he can do: "Republicans have sort of put together a mode of operation for this election cycle that does not put the RNC chairman in a central role,"...
    on Jul 7, 2010 By: Vin Weber Source: Newser

  3. "We came up short. We accept responsibility for that," said Steelers coach Mike Tomlin. "We will not go gently. We will unleash hell here in December because we have to. We won't go in a shell, we'll go into attack mode, because that's what...
    on Nov 29, 2009 By: Mike Tomlin Source: TSN

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