AskDefine | Define sulk

Dictionary Definition

sulk n : a mood or display of sullen aloofness or withdrawal; "stayed home in a sulk" [syn: sulkiness] v : be in a huff and display one's displeasure; "She is pouting because she didn't get what she wanted" [syn: pout, brood]

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English

Pronunciation

Noun

  1. a state of sulking.

Verb

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 to express ill humor or offense by remaining sullenly silent or withdrawn.

Synonyms

Translations

to express ill humor or offense by remaining sullenly silent or withdrawn

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References

Extensive Definition

Sulk may refer to:
  • to be moodily silent usually as a result of a grievance
  • Sulk (album), the Associates album
  • Sulk (song), the Radiohead song
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