1. a member of a teenage cult orig. c.1961, who wore smart clothes, rode motor scooters and fought their main rivals, the motorcycle-riding, leather-clad ‘rockers’.
2. attrib. use of sense 1.
3. (Aus.) one who discards the conventional past and looks to the future.
4. (US campus) a well-dressed, fashionable person.
[1970s] in a ‘mod’ style.