in The Oxford Dictionary of Sports Science & Medicine
January 2006; p ublished online January 2007 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine. 16 words.
An emotional condition that persists for some time, such as irritable, cheerful, or aggressive mood.
in International Encyclopedia of Linguistics
January 2003; p ublished online January 2003 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Linguistics. 219 words.
Mood indicates what the speaker is doing with a proposition in a particular discourse situation. This includes the status of
in Handbook of Disability Sport and Exercise Psychology
November 2017; p ublished online October 2017 .
Chapter. Subjects: Social Psychology; Psychology. 4165 words.
The purpose of this chapter is to overview the sport mood model and mood research conducted in disability sport. Researchers in disability sport have examined mood in a limited fashion,...
in The Oxford Companion to the English Language
May 2018; p ublished online May 2018 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 134 words.
In traditional grammar, a term for a type of finite clause. Languages vary in terms of the number of moods that are grammatically expressed in the language. Each type generally...
January 2018; p ublished online December 2017 .
Book. Subjects: Semantics; Linguistics. 304 pages.
The category of mood is widely used in the description of languages and the formal analysis of their grammatical properties. It typically refers to features of a sentence’s form (or a class...
in The Emotions of Protest
May 2018; p ublished online January 2019 .
Chapter. Subjects: Sociology. 10680 words.
Moods can last for hours, days, or even longer. Mostly they divide into good and bad, aroused or depressed. Their biggest impact on politics is to increase or decrease the energy we devote...
in The Oxford Guide to the Romance Languages
June 2016; p ublished online August 2016 .
Chapter. Subjects: Historical and Diachronic Linguistics. 5951 words.
The main goal of this chapter is to provide a descriptive and critical overview of the some of the most striking and interesting problems and questions related to mood in Romance, cover...
in Pocket Fowler's Modern English Usage
January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 617 words.
1 The subjunctive mood, one of the great shifting sands of English grammar, is a verbal form or mood expressing
in Overcoming Eating Disorders
September 2007; p ublished online January 2015 .
Chapter. Subjects: Psychosocial Interventions and Psychotherapy. 897 words.
Chapter 14 discusses negative moods, and corresponds to chapter 12 of the patient workbook. It covers negative moods as binge triggers, and homework.
in Use-Conditional Meaning
May 2015; p ublished online September 2015 .
Chapter. Subjects: Semantics; Linguistics. 15674 words.
Sentence mood is understood as the semantic correlate of syntactic sentence types. The question is how the sentential content and mood interact to yield a sentence’s overall content. This...