The mood last year was cautious, restrained, but still optimistic.
In a world post-Bridesmaids, OITNB, Girls, and The Mindy Project, the mood was high with lots to celebrate.
But her mood soured, she says, when another airman made an inappropriate sexual comment.
By Alex Orlov for Life by DailyBurn Do dark, chilly days make your mood cloud over this time each year?
I listen more so to the ground game and the mood than the pundits.
Do you wonder if I'm not in a mood for saying dainty things?
He was no longer in a mood to counsel fight, even though he disliked to submit.
In her present mood the speeches would but weary, the flattery fash her.
Wild, Quixotic notions of sacrifice flooded his mood of dejection.
It was while she was in this mood that Fillmores letter came, mentioning Bendibows death.
"emotional condition, frame of mind," Old English mod "heart, frame of mind, spirit; courage, arrogance, pride; power, violence," from Proto-Germanic *motha- (cf. Old Saxon mod "mind, courage," Old Frisian mod "intellect, mind, intention," Old Norse moðr "wrath, anger," Middle Dutch moet, Dutch moed, Old High German muot, German Mut "courage," Gothic moþs "courage, anger"), of unknown origin.
A much more vigorous word in Anglo-Saxon than currently, and used widely in compounds (e.g. modcræftig "intelligent," modful "proud"). To be in the mood "willing (to do something)" is from 1580s. First record of mood swings is from 1942.
"grammatical form indicating the function of a verb," 1560s, an alteration of mode (n.1), but the grammatical and musical (1590s) usages of it influenced the meaning of mood (n.1) in phrases such as light-hearted mood.
mood 1 (mōōd)
A state of mind or emotion.