[ moo-dee ]
/ ˈmu di /
adjective, mood·i·er, mood·i·est.
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OTHER WORDS FROM moodymood·i·ly, adverbmood·i·ness, nounun·mood·y, adjective
Words nearby moody
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Example sentences from the Web for moodiest
Her fascination soothed the savage Peter in his moodiest hours.Incidents of Travel in Greece, Turkey, Russia, and Poland, 7th ed. Vol. 2 of 2|John Lloyd Stephens
The regulation of the water level in Gatun Lake is no small task, for the Chagres is one of the world's moodiest streams.The Panama Canal|Frederic Jennings Haskin
British Dictionary definitions for moodiest (1 of 2)
/ (ˈmuːdɪ) /
adjective moodier or moodiest
sullen, sulky, or gloomy
temperamental or changeable
Derived forms of moodymoodily, adverbmoodiness, noun
British Dictionary definitions for moodiest (2 of 2)
/ (ˈmuːdɪ) /
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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Medical definitions for moodiest
[ mōō′dē ]
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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