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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

Full Definition of moody

mood·i·ermood·i·est

  1. 1 :  subject to depression :  gloomy

  2. 2 :  subject to moods :  temperamental

  3. 3 :  expressive of a mood

mood·i·ly play \ˈmü-də-lē\ adverb
mood·i·ness play \ˈmü-dē-nəs\ noun

Examples of moody

  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

Rhymes with moody


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

mood·i·ermood·i·est

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

mood·i·ly \ˈmü-də-lē\ adverb
mood·i·ness \ˈmüd-ē-nəs\ noun




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