[ mod-ing ]

  1. an act or instance of modifying something, especially a vehicle or mechanical part.

  2. the act of rewriting programming code in a video game in order to change the appearance or performance of the software.

  1. the act of modifying computer hardware, especially the physical appearance of the case.

Origin of modding


Words Nearby modding Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use modding in a sentence

  • They started modding the gym every night, adding variations on the elements that saw the most action, removing the duds.

    Makers | Cory Doctorow

British Dictionary definitions for modding


/ (ˈmɒdɪŋ) /

  1. slang the practice of modifying a production car to alter its appearance or to increase performance

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