mope Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"mope" in British English

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mopeverb [I]

uk   /məʊp/  us   /moʊp/ disapproving
to be ​unhappy and ​unwilling to ​think or ​act in a ​positive way, ​especially because of a ​disappointment: There's no ​point in ​sitting at ​home and moping - get out there and ​find yourself another ​job!
(Definition of mope from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"mope" in American English

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mopeverb [I]

 us   /moʊp/
to be ​unhappy and ​unwilling to ​think or ​act in a ​positivemanner, esp. because you are ​disappointed: Don’t ​sit in the ​house moping – go out and ​enjoy yourself.
(Definition of mope from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “mope”
in Spanish abatirse, andar deprimido…
in Vietnamese rầu rĩ…
in Malaysian murung…
in Thai เศร้าโศก…
in French broyer du noir…
in German Trübsal blasen…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指因失望而)闷闷不乐,自怨自艾…
in Indonesian murung…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指因失望而)悶悶不樂,自怨自艾…
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