Translation of mope in Spanish:

mope

estar deprimido, v.

Pronunciation /məʊp//moʊp/

intransitive verb

informal

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    estar deprimido
    estar alicaído
    to mope around / about andar deprimido / alicaído
    • But there is no point sitting around and moping, feeling sorry for myself.
    • She moped around the house all day until about three o'clock when she went for the phone.
    • He is keen to emphasise the positives and to look forward and for the industry to stop moping and get on with delivering results.
    • The last week, a jumble of emotions complicated me and all I could do was mope around the house, stewing in them.
    • My mom stopped asking me why I was moping around the house instead of doing something productive.
    • Everyone is entitled to feel a little hurt when things aren't going the way we planned, but moping around solves nothing…
    • I was in a total downer, spent most of the day crying and moping.
    • For the record, here, I'm not moping or sulking or whining, I'm just reflecting, trying to be introspective.
    • Anna behind me was probably the coldest person in our boat, but instead of complaining or moping she just told us to keep our hands warm and to keep focused.
    • Even Angel isn't moping and she broke up with Aiden too.
    • Either way, she mopes around the house like the world's going to end.
    • I don't mind disclosing to you that I've had a really miserable weekend for one reason or another - I've got Monday off work, but frankly I'd rather be at work than hanging around here moping around.
    • After Rachael had left the house, and I had gotten dressed after my shower, I had moped around the house with not much to do.
    • Why waste time moping over the fact that he's not into you in that way?
    • So I spent the night moping and being angry at myself.
    • I was moping and feeling sorry for myself despite having swum my best times and having finaled in two events at the U.S. Olympic Trials.
    • Daddy had said I could stay home, but I didn't want to mope around the house all day, staring out the window like a fool.
    • The last time Regina told her troubles to her diary, she was moping because she had no one to talk to and felt all alone.
    • But he frequently has been his own worst enemy by moping and overanalyzing, leading to a loss of confidence and bad habits.
    • Don't worry I'm not moping and feeling sorry for myself.
    • Karmen was still moping at having to leave David behind.
    • Her mom finally got sick of her moping around the house and suggested that she try-out for the production of Annie that there town was putting on.
    • I moped around the house for most of the weekend, wishing Scott was with me.
    • But being miserable and moping around the house isn't doing me any favours either, so I finally decided to hunt out an appropriate activity.
    • He got fired in July after only nine months on the job, but you don't see him moping around.
    • Karl is moping in the bar over his failed relationship.
    • She'd departed around ten, leaving me moping around the house alone.
    • She was sitting on the couch moping, and Kara was trying to cheer her up.
    • Instead of moping around the house, you might feel better if you got back in the pool and started working again.
    • Now all she did was mope around the house crying.
    • All I was doing was moping around in the house because I knew that my entire summer and possibly the rest of my life was ruined because my parents still thought that I was a little girl.
    • Two days later Danni still moped around the house not wanting to do anything.
    • I spent most days moping around my house, waiting for good luck to come my way.
    • Troy here was just moping around the house all day so Mandy and I thought to take him out to dinner to cheer him up a little.
    • Most of the class had already received their cards, and were silently moping in their seats.
    • I never believed in love at first sight, I still don't really but for the next month or so I really hurt and just sat around moping.
    • The court suggests he quit moping in the corner and bring us a piece of cake.
    • Are you finding yourself moping around the house in the depths of despair, the wrong results in your hands and feeling unsure about what to do with your life?
    • Don't sit around moping when you could be get things finished!
    • No use moping, there were chores to do around the house!

noun

informal

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    (instance)
    to have a mope estar deprimido / alicaído
    • The guy's just a big mope.
    • New: a whinge
    • Everyone seemed to have a good time, even Fiona, who was apparently trying to get over having the mopes whenever she was not the direct focus of Albert's attention.
  • 2mopes plural

    the mopes la depre informal