From (etyl) mood, mode, mod, from (etyl) .
A mental or emotional state, composure.
A sullen mental state; a bad mood.
- I'm in a sad mood since I dumped my lover.
A disposition to do something.
- He's in a mood with me today.
(senseid) A prevalent atmosphere or feeling.
- I'm not in the mood for running today.
- A good politician senses the mood of the crowd.
* Adjectives often used with "mood": good, bad.
* (mental or emotional state) composure, humor/humour, spirits, temperament
* (bad mood) huff (informal), pet, temper
* (disposition to do something) frame of mind
* (bad mood) good humour, good mood, good spirits
* in the mood
* mood music
* mood swing
* ambiance, ambience
Alteration of mode
(grammar) A verb form that depends on how its containing clause relates to the speaker’s or writer’s wish, intent, or assertion about reality.
- The most common mood in English is the indicative.
* grammatical mood
* See also
* indicative mood
* conjunctive mood = subjunctive mood
* imperative mood
* conditional mood
(verb) From (etyl) importen, from (etyl) importer, from (etyl) .
(countable) Something brought in from an exterior source, especially for sale or trade.
(uncountable) The practice of importing.
(uncountable) Significance, importance.
* (significance) importancy, importance, meaning, significance, weight
* (practice of importing) export
* (something brought in from a foreign country) export
To bring (something) in from a foreign country, especially for sale or trade.
To load a file into a software application from another version or system.
- How can I import files from older versions of this application?
* (bring in from a foreign country) export
From (etyl) importare, and (etyl) importer, from (etyl) .
To be important; to be significant; to be of consequence.
* 1661 , Thomas Salusbury:
To be of importance to (someone or something).
* 1593 , Shakespeare, Love's Labour's Lost :
- See how much it importeth to learn to take Time by the Fore-Top.''
- This Letter is mistooke: it importeth none here: It is writ to laquenetta.
To be incumbent on (someone to do something).
* 1762 , David Hume, The History of England :
- If I endure it, what imports it you?
To be important or crucial to (that something happen).
* 1819 , Shelley, "The Cenci":
- It imports us to get all the aid and assistance we can.
To mean, signify.
- It much imports your house That all should be made clear.
(archaic) To express, to imply.
- Every petition always import a multitude of speakers together.