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(with) all mod cons

(With) all the amenities of a pleasant and comfortable dwelling. "Mod cons" is an abbreviation for "modern conveniences." Primarily heard in UK. Come on, Mom, can we stay at a place with all mod cons for once? Or at least one where the power isn't constantly going off?
See also: all, con, mod

mod poser

1. Someone who tries to appear modern (hence "mod") and trendy by dressing in fashionable clothes. He spends so much time and money on his appearance to project this hip façade, but he's just a mod poser.
2. Someone who pretends to be a moderator, or acts as if they have the authority of one, in an online forum or community. I was playing against this guy online last night who was a total mod poser—he kept threatening to ban my account just because he kept losing to me.
See also: mod, poser

(with) all mod ˈcons

(British English, informal) used to describe a house or flat/apartment that has all the things that make living there easier and more comfortable, for example a washing machine, a shower, etc: From the outside it looks rather old, but inside it’s got all mod cons — even a microwave oven.We want a campsite with all mod cons.
This phrase is a short form of ‘modern conveniences’.
See also: all, con, mod

mod

(mɑd)
mod. contemporary and fashionable in clothing and ideas. Your clothes are mod, but you’re just a plain, old-fashioned prude.

mod poser

(ˈmɑd ˈpozɚ)
n. someone who looks mod in dress only. (Collegiate.) Tiffany is such a mod poser. At home it’s jeans and a T-shirt.
See also: mod, poser
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A major Mod revival in the late 1970s in Britain was partly brought about by the starred Phil Daniels as Jimmy, a young 1960s London-based Mod who escapes from his dead-end job as a mailroom boy by dancing and partying.
The evolution to MOD is the next chapter in this journey, enabling our customers to choose the services they love and have them natively integrated on the device.
Paolo Hewitt, co-author of The A-Z of Mod, says: "Being a Mod was always about loosening up some of the rules of society - about looking forward.
The MoD accuses a J& K family of being hungry for compensation in another case, while the MoD says that a person, who the J& K government had alleged was killed in army custody, could have been killed by terrorists.
Michael Carter outside the Cavern Club Mods outside the Cavern Club to promote the Modrophonic May Day weekend Pictures: JASON ROBERTS
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Lack of agreement on the roles and missions of the MOD, the Joint Staff, the Services, and the Defense League;
This rubber was graft polymerized with MMA to obtain a BA rubber-based impact modifiers containing voids (void MOD), the modifiers being in a latex state (Fig.
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In addition to the news in Australia, Botswana-focused copper miner MOD Resources has also obtained approval from the Competition Authority of Botswana, which is required for the scheme to go ahead.
Represents an attractive premium for MOD shareholders, whilst providing a funding solution for the development of T3 and retaining exposure to MOD's significant exploration potential
Original Nottingham Mod and author of Quadrophenia, Alan Fletcher said: "If anyone had told me, as I awoke from my slumbers on Skeggy beach on that August bank holiday of 1965, that, in 50 years' time our photographs , stories and tracks of our lives would be posted on the walls of galleries and museums I would have regarded them as deranged.
Starting out as a fun mod for Half Life, Counter-Strike has gone on to become one of the most played PC games in the world and a global esports sensation.
Anime fans who who are also fans of "Fallout 4" now have the opportunity to turn its characters into anime-looking people via a new mod released very recently.