Meanwhile, he nursed his embarrassment and tried to take comfort in the attention that his gleaming, modded car evinced.
a representative house built and shown as advertisement for buyers to build similar homes; also called show house , spec house , [model unit]
"tidy, sophisticated teen" (usually contrasted with rocker), 1960, slang shortening of modern.
short for modification, c.1920, originally among aviators.
Modern; up-to-date, esp in the styles of the 1960s: shows off her attributes in a mod wardrobe (1960s+)