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mood

noun
 
 
/muːd/
FEELING [C, U] B1 the way someone feels at a particular time: to be in a good/bad mood What sort of mood is he in today? The public mood changed dramatically after the bombing.Moods
be in a mood to not be friendly to other people because you are feeling angry: Ignore him - he's in a mood.Angry and displeasedBad-tempered
be in the mood for sth/to do sth to want to do or have something: I'm not really in the mood for shopping at the moment.Wanting thingsHoping and hopefulness
be in no mood for sth/to do sth to not want to do something with someone else, often because you are angry with themMoodsAngry and displeasedBad-tempered
GRAMMAR [C] in grammar, one of the different ways a sentence is being used, for example to give an order, express a fact, etc: the indicative/imperative moodLinguistic terms and linguistic style
(Definition of mood from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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