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in the (or in no) mood for/to do something

Definition of in the or in no mood for/to do something in English:

Feeling (or not feeling) like doing or experiencing something: she was in no mood for sightseeing
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  • Lieutenant Nemeck was not in a good mood, and in no mood to be made fun of by a junior.
  • I was in no mood to pursue the issue but the experience did leave a bad taste in my mouth.
  • Laura scowled, this banter could go on for hours, and tonight she was in no mood for it, handling Ryan was enough for the time being.
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