Definitions for sulksʌlk

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary


  1. to remain in sullen silence.

  2. (n.)a state or fit of sulking.

  3. the sulks, ill-humor shown by sulking.

Origin of sulk:

1775–85; back formation from sulky

Princeton's WordNet

  1. sulk, sulkiness(verb)

    a mood or display of sullen aloofness or withdrawal

    "stayed home in a sulk"

  2. sulk, pout, brood(verb)

    be in a huff and display one's displeasure

    "She is pouting because she didn't get what she wanted"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. sulk(verb)ʌlk

    to stop talking, behaving nicely, etc. to show that you are upset

    Is she still sulking about not going to the party?


  1. sulk(Noun)

    a state of sulking.

  2. sulk(Verb)

    to express ill humor or offense by remaining sullenly silent or withdrawn.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sulk(noun)

    a furrow

  2. Sulk(verb)

    to be silently sullen; to be morose or obstinate


  1. Sulk

    Sulk is the third album by Scottish New Wave band Associates. It was released in May 1982, and reissued as a CD in 2000 with extra tracks. It stayed in the British album chart for 20 weeks, reaching number 10.

Anagrams of sulk

  1. Lusk

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