Modality Definition

mō-dălĭ-tē
modalities
noun
modalities
The fact, state, or quality of being modal.
Webster's New World
A special attribute, emphasis, etc. that marks certain individuals, things, groups, etc.
Webster's New World
A tendency to conform to a general pattern or belong to a particular group or category.
American Heritage
The qualification in a proposition that indicates that what is affirmed or denied is possible, impossible, necessary, contingent, etc.
Webster's New World
The classification of propositions on the basis of whether they assert or deny the possibility, impossibility, contingency, or necessity of their content.
American Heritage
Synonyms:
  • mode
  • mood
  • sensory system
  • sense modality
Advertisement

Other Word Forms of Modality

Noun

Singular:
modality
Plural:
modalities

Find Similar Words

Find similar words to modality using the buttons below.

Words Starting With

Words Ending With

Unscrambles

modality
Advertisement