adjective Date: 15th century influenced by the moon; also capriciousmoonishly adverb

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  • Moonish — Moon ish (m[=oo]n [i^]sh), a. Like the moon; variable. [1913 Webster] Being but a moonish youth. Shak. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • moonish — [mo͞on′ish] adj. like the moon; changeable; fickle; capricious moonishly adv …   English World dictionary

  • moonish — moonishly, adv. /mooh nish/, adj. 1. capricious; inconstant. 2. fully round or plump. [1375 1425; late ME monish. See MOON, ISH1] * * * …   Universalium

  • moonish — adjective a) influenced by the moon b) capricious (compare lunatic) …   Wiktionary

  • moonish — a. Variable, fickle, flighty, changeable, inconstant …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • moonish — moon·ish …   English syllables

  • moonish — moon•ish [[t]ˈmu nɪʃ[/t]] adj. 1) capricious; inconstant 2) fully round or plump • Etymology: 1375–1425; late ME monish moon′ish•ly, adv …   From formal English to slang

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  • moonishly — adverb see moonish …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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