Etymology
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moody (adj.)

"angry, quarrelsome," 12c., from Old English modig "brave, proud, high-spirited, impetuous, arrogant," from Proto-Germanic *modago- (source also of Old Saxon modag, Dutch moedig, German mutig, Old Norse moðugr); see mood (n.1) + -y (2). Meaning "subject to or indulging in gloomy spells, out of humor, sullen" is recorded by 1590s (via the Middle English sense of "angry"). Related: Moodily.

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Definitions of moody
1
moody (adj.)
subject to sharply varying moods;
Synonyms: temperamental
2
Moody (n.)
United States tennis player who dominated women's tennis in the 1920s and 1930s (1905-1998);
Synonyms: Helen Wills Moody / Helen Wills / Helen Newington Wills
Moody (n.)
United States evangelist (1837-1899);
Synonyms: Dwight Lyman Moody
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