moody definition

  • adjective:
    • fond of frequent changes of mood; temperamental.
    • Subject to times of despair; sulky.
    • Expressive of a mood, specifically a sullen or gloomy feeling: a moody silence.
    • fond of sudden or regular changes of mind; temperamental
    • sulky or depressed
    • dour, gloomy or brooding
    • Subject to different moods, specifically to says of head that are unamiable or depressed.
    • Hence: out-of-humor; peevish; frustrated; fretful; in addition, abstracted and pensive; sad; gloomy; melancholy.
    • showing a brooding ill humor
    • subject to greatly varying emotions
  • others:
    • Spirited; high-spirited; proud; obstinate.
    • Angry.
    • at the mercy of or indulging in emotions or humors; thus, peevish; fretful; out-of-humor; gloomy; sullen; melancholy.
    • Corresponding or adjusted to emotions or different states of mind.
  • noun:
    • united states of america evangelist (1837-1899)
    • US playing tennis player who dominated ladies playing tennis in 1920s and 1930s (1905-1998)

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