Pronunciation of Modes
/mˈə͡ʊdz/, /mˈəʊdz/, /m_ˈəʊ_d_z/
Synonyms for modes:
formations, sites, Properties, arrangements, Qualities, circumstances, locations, layouts, statuses, Environments, positions, conditions, placements, Stations, Styles, modalities, scenes, spots, configurations, states, situations, aspects, dispositions, standings, ambiences, posts.
Usage examples for modes:
- Your modes of thought and way of life are all such as I admire and approve,"- Miss Todd again bowed-" and- and- what I mean is, that I think we both live very much after the same fashion." - "The Bertrams", Anthony Trollope.
- There are two modes of nourishing the body, one is by food and the other by air. - "The American Woman's Home", Catherine E. Beecher and Harriet Beecher Stowe.
- Reason itself must point out to any man, whether acquainted with military matters or not, that to move slowly under a galling fire is more trying and destructive to the troops so moving, than to rush at once to the point aimed at; but much more, to halt at the very point where every fire- arm can be brought to bear upon them with the deadliest effect, is of all other modes of proceeding the least likely to succeed. - "Twenty-Five Years in the Rifle Brigade", William Surtees.