mopish

[ moh-pish ]
/ ˈmoʊ pɪʃ /

adjective

given to moping; listless, apathetic, or dejected.

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Origin of mopish

First recorded in 1615–25; mope + -ish1

OTHER WORDS FROM mopish

mop·ish·ly, adverbmop·ish·ness, noun

Words nearby mopish

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Example sentences from the Web for mopishness

  • I'm right glad poor Mr. Amyas should find a sprightly young lady to cure him of his mopishness.

    Love and Life|Charlotte M. Yonge