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synonyms for in a bad mood

  • cranky
  • dour
  • gloomy
  • glum
  • grouchy
  • melancholy
  • mournful
  • sad
  • sullen
  • surly
  • testy
  • ugly
  • acrimonious
  • blue
  • brusque
  • cantankerous
  • choleric
  • churlish
  • crabbed
  • crabby
  • cross
  • dolorous
  • down
  • down in the dumps
  • down in the mouth
  • frowning
  • gruff
  • harsh
  • having blue devils
  • having the blahs
  • ill-humored
  • ill-tempered
  • in a blue funk
  • irritable
  • low
  • moody
  • moping
  • perverse
  • perversive
  • saturnine
  • singing the blues
  • snappish
  • sour
  • splenetic
  • sulky
  • taciturn
  • troubled

antonyms for in a bad mood

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  • bright
  • cheerful
  • content
  • gentle
  • happy
  • joyful
  • pleasant
  • friendly
  • light-hearted
  • optimistic
  • uplifted
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How to use in a bad mood in a sentence

The afternoon was a lovely one—the day was a perfect example of the mellowest mood of autumn.
CONFIDENCEHENRY JAMES
Now-a-days it is the bankrupt who flouts, and his too confiding creditors who are jeered and laughed at.
GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
He felt himself the meanest, vilest thing a-crawl upon this sinful earth, and she—dear God!
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
All that scientific bric-a-brac in the cupboard had far better be thrown away.
THE SALVAGING OF CIVILISATIONH. G. (HERBERT GEORGE) WELLS
The "bad form" of telling a lie to the head-master is a later illustration of the same thing.
CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
The men arrived in very bad condition, and many of them blinded with the salt water which had dashed into their eyes.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDS, 1493-1898, VOLUME XX, 1621-1624VARIOUS
Their sin began on Holy Thursday, with so little secrecy and so bad an example, that the affair was beginning to leak out.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDS, 1493-1898, VOLUME XX, 1621-1624VARIOUS
Such throats are trying, are they not?In case one catches cold; Ah, yes!
BOYS AND GIRLS BOOKSHELF; A PRACTICAL PLAN OF CHARACTER BUILDING, VOLUME I (OF 17)VARIOUS
Conditions in the new country had gone from bad to worse, and if the season should experience another drought, the worst was come.
THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
If any one has lost his temper, as well as his money, he takes good care not to show it; to do so here would be indeed bad form.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
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