[ moh-pish ]
/ ˈmoʊ pɪʃ /


given to moping; listless, apathetic, or dejected.

Origin of mopish

First recorded in 1615–25; mope + -ish1

Related forms

mop·ish·ly, adverbmop·ish·ness, noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples 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