mod con

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Noun1.mod con - modern conveniencemod con - modern convenience; the appliances and conveniences characteristic of a modern house
appliance, contraption, contrivance, gadget, gismo, gizmo, widget, convenience - a device or control that is very useful for a particular job
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
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WASHING machines are the mod con we value the most, a survey found.
Either that or we turf the criminals into the squaddies' accommodation and let them move into our all mod con prisons.
It's a 74ft top-of-the-range motor yacht with every mod con - and he plans to use it to cruise around the Bahamas with his wife Rosanne and their three children.
AN APARTMENT full of mod cons but tucked between more traditional blocks of apartments is for sale in Edinburgh.
Measuring just 20ft across, the cottage has all mod cons, including fully fitted kitchen and shower room.
Outside, the stone facade has many ornate carved features, but inside it's all mod cons. There are modern Pocelanosa units in the bathrooms which also feature mosaic tiling.
He set up her family with mod cons, a pool and enough land for them to run a plantation.
Weller, responsible for such classic albums as All Mod Cons, is virtually unrecognisable.
Attached parents, as they're known, have ditched all the mod cons that separate babies from the one thing they need most - their mothers.
It has a huge garden with swings and sunloungers, and mod cons such as dishwasher, CD player, washer dryer and satellite TV.