mood mood  /ˈmud/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a characteristic (habitual or relatively temporary) state of feeling
  2. (n) the prevailing psychological state
  3. (n) verb inflections that express how the action or state is conceived by the speaker

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Drugs have become increasingly popular for treating kids with mood and behavior problems.
  2. The mood of the nation and the House was reflected in the mood of labor.
  3. Then they were given assessments of nonconscious mood: in word tests, volunteers were asked to complete fragments such as jo or ang with letters of their choice.

News

  1. Infections Linked to Mood Disorders

    Infections and autoimmune disorders may increase the risk of developing a mood disorder such as depression later in life, a new study from Denmark suggests.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: LiveScience.com via Yahoo! News

  2. Unique Handcrafted Memorial Pet Cremation Urns Now Available Online from Mood Wood

    Mood Wood is now offering their complete line of unique handmade pet cremation urns online at http://www.moodwood.com . (PRWeb June 12, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/wooden-cremation-urns/handmade-wooden-urns/prweb10825488.htm
    on June 12, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  3. Market Mood Gyrations Continue on an Hourly Basis

    Even amid market mood swings courtesy of the Fed, steadily rising employment offset weak manufacturing data.
    on June 8, 2013     Source: Morningstar via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "The mood is shock and disbelief," Bellevue Mayor Virgil Murray said. "We've had this parade forever. We've had horses in the parade forever."
    on Jul 4, 2010 By: Virgil Source: Kansas City Star

  2. "He said that Britney is suffering from what he describes as mental issues, which are treatable," Walters said. "He said that she has been to a psychiatrist and that she, I assume, is starting some kind of treatment. She's been having mood...
    on Jan 28, 2008 By: Barbara Walters Source: ABC News

  3. "Taxpayers are in no mood to have a single dollar wasted, but it's not yet been explained how their tax dollars will be protected and not wasted in a rush to spend their money," McConnell said. "The American people need to know if their money...
    on Dec 29, 2008 By: Mitch McConnell Source: The Hill

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