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Emotional TonePlay
Use 'moody' to describe someone's unpredictable emotional state, not their overall personality. SlideHe's been really moody since he lost his job.
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Negative ConnotationPlay
'Moody' often implies a negative view of someone's changing emotions. SlideMy boss is moody and hard to please.
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Not Always BadPlay
Though 'moody' is seen negatively, it can just mean someone is reflective or deep in thought. SlideShe's not upset, just moody while she's painting.