Definitions

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  • adj. Inclined to mope.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Mopish.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Mopish; stupid; dull.

Etymologies

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mope +‎ -ful

Examples

  • And use the approach of my period and a series of silly incidents as excuses to be mopeful [insert trademark symbol here].

    Archive 2005-10-01

  • They had carried her to the grave, and nothing would content me but to visit the spot three or four times a day, and to sit in the room in which she died, in stupid and mopeful silence, all night long.

    Jane Talbot

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  • My tossing and turning has ceased -

    The sun has arrived in the East.

    In darkness I'm mopeful

    But dawn makes me hopeful

    I'll grind out a couplet at least.

    September 5, 2017