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mopey

[moh-pee] /ˈmoʊ pi/
adjective, mopier, mopiest.
1.
languishing, listless, droopy, or glum.
Also, mopy.
Origin
1820-1830
1820-30; mope + -y1
Related forms
mopiness, noun
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Examples for mopey
  • She's not broody, she's not mopey, she's not being pecked.
  • Live, the band is as fluid and sparkly as it can be arid and mopey on recordings.
  • Its impact didn't make everybody get all mopey and highfalutin.

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