the mood takes someone

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Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of the mood takes someone

used to say that someone has the feeling of wanting to do something
  • She can be very sociable when/if the mood takes her.

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

take play takes
  1. : to get into one's hands or into one's possession, power, or control: such as

  2. : to seize or capture physically

  3. : to get possession of (fish or game) by killing or capturing

  1. : a distinct or personal point of view, outlook, or assessment

  2. : an act or the action of taking: such as

  3. : the uninterrupted photographing or televising of a scene

someone play
  1. : some person : somebody


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