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mood

Overview page. Subjects: Psychology — Medicine and Health.

Syn: affect (n). The subjective feelings or emotional state of an individual, e.g., happy or sad. An individual's mood can profoundly influence sensory perception, intellectual function,...

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mood

Michael Kent.

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.

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Mood

Joan L. Bybee.

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

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mood

Simon Blackburn.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Philosophy

January 2016; p ublished online March 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Philosophy. 99 words.

1. In the theory of the *syllogism the valid forms with each figure are called the moods of that

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mood

Simon Blackburn.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Philosophy

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Philosophy. 99 words.

1. In the theory of the *syllogism the valid forms with each figure are called the moods of that

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Mood

Jeffrey J. Martin.

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,...

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Mood

Edited by Tom McArthur, Jacqueline Lam-McArthur and Lise Fontaine.

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...

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Mood

Paul Portner.

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...

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mood

Overview page. Subjects: Philosophy.

1 In the theory of the syllogism the valid forms with each figure are called the moods of that figure.

2 In the philosophy of language the mood of a...

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mood

Overview page. Subjects: Psychology — Medicine and Health.

Syn: affect (n). The subjective feelings or emotional state of an individual, e.g., happy or sad. An individual's mood can profoundly influence sensory perception, intellectual function,...

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mood

Miquel Porta.

Edited by John M. Last.

in A Dictionary of Public Health

P ublished online May 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Public Health and Epidemiology. 41 words.

The subjective feelings or emotional state of an individual; e.g., happy or sad. An individual's mood can profoundly influence sensory perception, intellectual function, reaction time in a...

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Moods

James M. Jasper.

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...

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Mood

Josep Quer.

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...

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euthymic mood

Overview page. Subjects: Psychology.

A mood (1) within the temperate range, without the characteristics of depressed mood, dysphoric mood, elevated mood, irritable mood, or any other strongly affective mood. [From Greek eu-...

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mood disorder

Miquel Porta.

Edited by John M. Last.

in A Dictionary of Public Health

P ublished online May 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Public Health and Epidemiology. 47 words.

A term for any aberration of mood that leads to abnormal emotional states. The most common mood disorder is *...

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subjunctive mood

Edited by Robert Allen.

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

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expansive mood

Overview page. Subjects: Psychology.

A mood (1) characterized by unrestrained emotional expression, often accompanied by an overvaluation of one's importance or significance to others; sometimes merely another name for...

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elevated mood

Overview page. Subjects: Psychology.

A heightened mood characterized by feelings of euphoria, elation, and well-being. A person in such a mood may describe the feeling as high or ecstatic.

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Negative Mood

W. Stewart Agras and Robin F. Apple.

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.

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dysphoric mood

Overview page. Subjects: Psychology.

Any disagreeable or unpleasant mood (1), such as sadness or anxiety.

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Sentence mood

Daniel Gutzmann.

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...

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