/ (məʊps) /
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the mopes low spirits
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Whereas Gotham mopes in the shadows, The Flash bursts like a splash page.‘The Flash’ Review: Teen Angst Gets a Comic Book Quickie|Sujay Kumar|October 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Then he mopes around so with nary a smile on his face, that it seemed right to tack on the "Lonesome."Cape Cod Stories|Joseph C. Lincoln
He is wiser than the melancholy Jacques in the same play, who calls all people fools, and mopes about preaching wise saws.Brave Men and Women|O.E. Fuller
Ad won't let a horse trot a single step on a hill, but mopes and mopes along.When Life Was Young|C. A. Stephens
Clad in his scanty linen garments he crouches, and mopes, and shivers, and waits for the sun to rise and warm him.India and the Indians|Edward F. Elwin
He mopes there all free times, and has about fifty marks already for doing it.Deering of Deal|Latta Griswold