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English Synonyms and Antonyms0.0 / 0 votes

  1. mode

    Order in this connection denotes the fact or result of proper arrangement according to the due relation or sequence of the matters arranged; as, these papers are in order; in alphabetical order. Method denotes a process, a general or established way of doing or proceeding in anything; rule, an authoritative requirement or an established course of things; system, not merely a law of action or procedure, but a comprehensive plan in which all the parts are related to each other and to the whole; as, a system of theology; a railroad system; the digestive system; manner refers to the external qualities of actions, and to those often as settled and characteristic; we speak of a system of taxation, a method of collecting taxes, the rules by which assessments are made; or we say, as a rule the payments are heaviest at a certain time of year; a just tax may be made odious by the manner of its collection. Regularity applies to the even disposition of objects or uniform recurrence of acts in a series. There may be regularity without order, as in the recurrence of paroxysms of disease or insanity; there may be order without regularity, as in the arrangement of furniture in a room, where the objects are placed at varying distances. Order commonly implies the design of an intelligent agent or the appearance or suggestion of such design; regularity applies to an actual uniform disposition or recurrence with no suggestion of purpose, and as applied to human affairs is less intelligent and more mechanical than order. The most perfect order is often secured with least regularity, as in a fine essay or oration. The same may be said of system. There is a regularity of dividing a treatise into topics, paragraphs, and sentences, that is destructive of true rhetorical system. Compare HABIT; HYPOTHESIS.

    manner, method, order, regularity, rule, system

    chaos, confusion, derangement, disarrangement, disorder, irregularity

Princeton's WordNet1.0 / 2 votes

  1. manner, mode, style, way, fashionnoun

    how something is done or how it happens

    "her dignified manner"; "his rapid manner of talking"; "their nomadic mode of existence"; "in the characteristic New York style"; "a lonely way of life"; "in an abrasive fashion"

    modal value, modality, fashion, manner, vogue, panache, way, mood, path, elbow room, style, direction, agency, trend, expressive style, way of life, stylus, personal manner, means, elan, musical mode, flair, dash, room

  2. modenoun

    a particular functioning condition or arrangement

    "switched from keyboard to voice mode"

    manner, fashion, way, modality, modal value, musical mode, style, mood

  3. modality, modenoun

    a classification of propositions on the basis of whether they claim necessity or possibility or impossibility

    manner, musical mode, fashion, way, sensory system, modal value, sense modality, style, modality, mood

  4. mood, mode, modalitynoun

    verb inflections that express how the action or state is conceived by the speaker

    temper, sensory system, manner, musical mode, fashion, way, humour, modality, modal value, sense modality, humor, climate, style, mood

  5. mode, musical modenoun

    any of various fixed orders of the various diatonic notes within an octave

    manner, fashion, way, modality, modal value, musical mode, style, mood

  6. mode, modal valuenoun

    the most frequent value of a random variable

    manner, fashion, way, modality, modal value, musical mode, style, mood

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. modenoun

    way (viewed practically), METHOD, manner, style, process, course, means, form, fashion, custom

  2. modenoun

    modification, quality, affection, accident

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. modenoun

    manner, method, fashion, vogue, style

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  1. David Grayson:

    Friendship is neither a formality nor a mode it is rather a life.

  2. Benigno Aquino:

    The bottom line is there was a mode of governance existing in our country then that allowed such a thing to happen, and who was the principal author of that mode of governance in turning us into a dictatorship?

  3. Jacques Martin Barzun:

    Since it is seldom clear whether intellectual activity denotes a superior mode of being or a vital deficiency, opinion swings between considering intellect a privilege and seeing it as a handicap.

  4. Brian Michael Jenkins:

    The '70s underscored the emergence of this new mode of political expression, this new mode of armed conflict that demonstrated that small groups with a limited capacity for violence could nonetheless achieve these disproportionate effects, they could cause worldwide alarm, they could oblige governments to devote vast resources to security.

  5. Zukie Vuka:

    Trains are supposed to be efficient, supposed to be effective. It's supposed to be the fastest transport mode that carries the most people and it's supposed to contribute to the economy, if the train is not working, a lot of people that are not able to afford a different transport mode are not able to get to work on time, which results in them being fired.

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