mopy

[ moh-pee ]
/ ˈmoʊ pi /

adjective, mop·i·er, mop·i·est.

Definition for mopy (2 of 2)

mopey

or mop·y

[ moh-pee ]
/ ˈmoʊ pi /

adjective, mop·i·er, mop·i·est.

languishing, listless, droopy, or glum.

Origin of mopey

First recorded in 1820–30; mope + -y1

Related forms

mop·i·ness, noun
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Examples from the Web for mopy

  • There's Miss Pamela, that ought to be goin' to be married a week from next Tuesday, goin' round as mopy as a chicken wid the pip.

  • Mopy, is that your snum?Nubble your dad and gully the dog, &c.

    Aunt Jo's Scrap-Bag|Louisa M. Alcott