mope


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Synonyms for mope

brood

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Synonyms for mope

to focus the attention on something moodily and at length

to be sullenly aloof or withdrawn, as in silent resentment or protest

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Synonyms for mope

move around slowly and aimlessly

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be apathetic, gloomy, or dazed

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He never speaks in this place; he never says a word in jail; he sits and mopes all day in his dark corner, dozing sometimes, and sometimes looking at the light that creeps in through the bars, and shines in his bright eye as if a spark from those great fires had fallen into the room and was burning yet.
In fact, if you desire a MOPE posture as soon as possible, treat them as if they have never received any military training whatsoever.
Tenders are invited for Supply of Mope cotton shite wt.
Mope, by the way, is old-fashioned police slang for a criminal.
You will want to prepare your soldiers so that the MOPE can commence immediately on deployment.