noun, plural mo·dal·i·ties.
Related formsmul·ti·mo·dal·i·ty, noun
Examples from the Web for modality
Again, modal propositions cannot be reduced to the common form by joining the modality to the predicate, and turning, e.g.Analysis of Mr. Mill's System of Logic|William Stebbing
Rank third, of existence, should not be occupied by modality, vi.Plotinos: Complete Works, v. 4|Plotinos (Plotinus)
Baumeister and Thomasius also recognise four forms of modality.A Commentary to Kant's 'Critique of Pure Reason'|Norman Kemp Smith
For Ockham, says Hauréau, an idea was but a modality of the thinking subject.Science and Medieval Thought|Sir Thomas Clifford Allbutt
Rimbaud, when right, is so because he cannot be bothered to exist in any other modality.Instigations|Ezra Pound