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Adjective: moody (moodier,moodiest)  moo-dee
  1. Showing a brooding ill humour
    "he sat in moody silence";
    - dark, dour, glowering, glum, morose, saturnine, sour, sullen
     
  2. Subject to sharply varying moods
    "a moody opera singer";
    - temperamental
Noun: Moody  moo-dee
  1. United States tennis player who dominated women's tennis in the 1920s and 1930s (1905-1998)
    - Helen Wills Moody, Helen Wills, Helen Newington Wills
     
  2. United States evangelist (1837-1899)
    - Dwight Lyman Moody

Derived forms: moodiest, moodier

See also: emotional, ill-natured

Type of: evangelist, gospeler [US], gospeller, revivalist, tennis player

Encyclopedia: Moody, Missouri