mood swing

noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of mood swing

: a very noticeable change in mood
  • It's hard to relate to someone who has such wild/extreme mood swings.

Word by Word Definitions

mood play
  1. : a conscious state of mind or predominant emotion : feeling

  2. : a fit of anger : rage

  3. : a prevailing attitude

  1. : the form of a syllogism as determined by the quantity and quality of its constituent propositions

  2. : distinction of form or a particular set of inflectional forms of a verb to express whether the action or state it denotes is conceived as fact or in some other manner (such as command, possibility, or wish)

  3. : mode

swing play
  1. : to cause to move vigorously through a wide arc or circle

  2. : to cause to sway to and fro

  3. : to cause to turn on an axis

  1. : an act or instance of swinging : swinging movement: such as

  2. : a stroke or blow delivered with a sweeping arm movement

  3. : a sweeping or rhythmic movement of the body or a bodily part

  1. : of or relating to musical swing

  2. : that may swing often decisively either way on an issue or in an election


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