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Definition of Mods in English:
The Moderations examination at Oxford University.
- It's also, conversely, the time for exams, removing finalists and most first years sitting Mods and Prelims.
- I am now in possession, instead, of a polite letter informing anyone ‘whom it may concern’ that I'm a student of the university, and listing my Mods results among other things.
- With Mods at the end of Hilary Term, we would have to do the work; we can't afford to get behind.
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