adjective, mood·i·er, mood·i·est.
Origin of moody
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adjective moodier or moodiest
sullen, sulky, or gloomy
temperamental or changeable
Dwight Lyman. 1837–99, US evangelist and hymnodist, noted for his revivalist campaigns in Britain and the US with I. D. Sankey
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Given to frequent changes of mood; temperamental.
Subject to periods of depression; sulky.
Expressive of a mood, especially a sullen or gloomy mood.
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