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moody

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adjective \ˈmü-dē\

Simple Definition of moody

  • : often unhappy or unfriendly

  • : having moods that change often

  • : creating a certain mood or feeling

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of moody

moodier

moodiest

  1. 1 :  subject to depression :  gloomy

  2. 2 :  subject to moods :  temperamental

  3. 3 :  expressive of a mood

moodily

play \ˈmü-də-lē\ adverb

moodiness

play \ˈmü-dē-nəs\ noun

Examples of moody in a sentence

  1. I don't know why I get so moody sometimes.

  2. She's a moody woman—she can be happy one minute and angry the next.

  3. The room's moody lighting suggested mystery and romance.



1593

First Known Use of moody

1593


Moody

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biographical name Moo·dy \ˈmü-dē\

Definition of Moody

  1. Dwight Lyman 1837–1899 Am. evangelist




MOODY Defined for Kids

moody

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adjective \ˈmü-dē\

Definition of moody for Students

moodier

moodiest

  1. :  often feeling or showing a gloomy or a bad frame of mind

moodily

\ˈmü-də-lē\ adverb

moodiness

\ˈmüd-ē-nəs\ noun




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