Entry from British & World English dictionary
plural nounBritish informal
The amenities and appliances characteristic of a well-equipped modern house that contribute to an easier and more comfortable way of life: the property has all mod cons [in singular]: speciality firms are springing up to build outdoor kitchens with every mod con
More example sentences
- But in those days there were few mod cons, cleaning appliances or chemicals, so scrubbing up was hard work and everyone who did it was greatly respected.
- Each house has a modern kitchen fitted out with all mod cons.
- Masterminded by a highly skilled local craftsman, the restoration is a superb example of how to combine the charm and character of a period property with all the mod cons of modern building methods.
Words that rhyme with mod consbonze, bronze, Johns, Mons, St John's
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