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English noun: sulk

1. sulk (feeling) a mood or display of sullen aloofness or withdrawal

SamplesStayed home in a sulk.


Broader (hypernym)humor, humour, mood, temper

English verb: sulk

1. sulk (stative) be in a huff and display one's displeasure

SamplesShe is pouting because she didn't get what she wanted.

Synonymsbrood, pout

Pattern of useSomebody ----s

Narrower (hyponym)brood, grizzle, stew


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