Appalachian Dialect Music

February: The Month for Mollygrubs

The Free Dictionary has this entry for mullygrubs: Rur. to feel depressed. She had the mullygrubs because her husband was out of town. Joe had the mullygrubs. We tried to cheer him up. has this entry: mul·li·grubs [muhl-i-gruhbz] Show IPA noun ( used with a singular or plural verb ) Southern U.S. ill temper; colic; grumpiness. Origin: 1590–1600; earlier mulligrums, apparently alteration of megrims Meriam Wesbster has this entry: mul·li·grubs noun plural Full Definition of MULLIGRUBS 1 : a despondent,…

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