a word or phrase apparently modifying an unintended word because of its placement in a sentence: e.g., `when young' in `when young, circuses appeal to all of us'
put in the wrong place or position
lost temporarily; as especially put in an unaccustomed or forgotten place
a content word that qualifies the meaning of a noun or verb
a gene that modifies the effect produced by another gene
a person who changes something
a moderator who makes less extreme or uncompromising