moodiness

  • 1 Moodiness — Mood i*ness, n. The quality or state of being moody; specifically, liability to strange or violent moods. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2 moodiness — (n.) O.E. modignes pride, passion, anger; see MOODY (Cf. moody) + NESS (Cf. ness). Meaning condition of being moody is from 1858 …

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  • 3 moodiness — moody ► ADJECTIVE (moodier, moodiest) 1) given to sudden bouts of gloominess or sullenness. 2) giving a melancholy or mysterious impression. DERIVATIVES moodily adverb moodiness noun …

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  • 4 moodiness — noun see moody …

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  • 5 moodiness — See moodily. * * * …

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  • 6 moodiness — noun The property of being moody …

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  • 7 moodiness — Synonyms and related words: arbitrariness, bouderie, caprice, capriciousness, crankiness, crotchetiness, dejection, desultoriness, deviability, dumpishness, eccentricity, erraticism, fancifulness, fantasticality, fickleness, flightiness,… …

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  • 8 moodiness — sb. O. and N. 1403 …

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  • 9 moodiness — mood·i·ness || muːdɪnɪs n. moody temperament, tendency toward mood swings …

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  • 10 moodiness — mood·i·ness …

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  • 11 moodiness — See: moody …

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  • 12 moodiness — noun 1. a sullen gloomy feeling • Derivationally related forms: ↑moody • Hypernyms: ↑ill humor, ↑ill humour, ↑distemper • Hyponyms: ↑moroseness, ↑glumness, ↑ …

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  • 13 Lobotomy — A lobotomy (Greek: lobos: Lobe of brain, tomos: cut/slice ) is a form of psychosurgery, also known as a leukotomy or leucotomy (from Greek leukos: clear or white and tomos meaning cut/slice ). It consists of cutting the connections to and from… …

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  • 14 Sumpong — Sumpong, in Filipino Psychology, refers to a range of short term or temporary temperament, mood problem, or illness wherein a person withdraws affection or cheerfulness from people in general. [http://rl.redlizard.tripod.com/id3.html Red Lizard… …

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  • 15 Sullenness — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Sullenness >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 sullenness sullenness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 morosity morosity spleen Sgm: N 1 churlishness churlishness &c.(discourtesy) 895 Sgm: N 1 irascibility irascibility &c. 901 …

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  • 16 moody — [[t]mu͟ːdi[/t]] moodier, moodiest 1) ADJ GRADED If you describe someone as moody, you mean that their feelings and behaviour change frequently, and in particular that they often become depressed or angry without any warning. David s mother was… …

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  • 17 Glumness — Glum ness, n. Moodiness; sullenness. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 18 Humorousness — Hu mor*ous*ness, n. 1. Moodiness; capriciousness. [1913 Webster] 2. Facetiousness; jocularity. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 19 moody — adjective (moodier; est) Date: 1593 1. subject to depression ; gloomy 2. subject to moods ; temperamental 3. expressive of a mood • moodily adverb • moodiness noun …

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  • 20 Major depressive disorder — For other depressive disorders, see Mood disorder. Major Depressive Disorder Classification and external resources …

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