Definition of mod noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//mɒd//
; NAmE NAmE//mɑːd//
jump to other results
a member of a group of young people, especially in Britain in the 1960s, who wore neat, fashionable clothes and rode motor scooters compare rocker Culture The mods' rivals were the rockers. Large groups of mods and rockers used to gather at seaside towns on bank holidays and fight each other. Word Originabbreviation of modern or modernist (see modernism).