modus vivendi

Primary Meanings of modus vivendi

1.
n
a manner of living that reflects the person's values and attitudes
2.
n
a temporary accommodation of a disagreement between parties pending a permanent settlement
Full Definitions of modus vivendi
1

n a manner of living that reflects the person's values and attitudes

Synonyms:
life style, life-style, lifestyle
Types:
fast lane
a hectic and pressured lifestyle often characterized by recklessness or dissipation
free living
a lifestyle given to easy indulgence of the appetites
vanity fair
a vain and frivolous lifestyle especially in large cities
Type of:
fashion, manner, mode, style, way
how something is done or how it happens
2

n a temporary accommodation of a disagreement between parties pending a permanent settlement

Type of:
accommodation
a settlement of differences

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