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sulk·y

 (sŭl′kē)
adj. sulk·i·er, sulk·i·est
1. Sullenly aloof or withdrawn.
2. Gloomy; dismal: sulky weather.
n. pl. sulk·ies
A light, open two-wheeled vehicle accommodating only the driver and drawn by one horse, used especially in harness racing.

[Perhaps alteration of obsolete sulke, sluggish, perhaps ultimately from Old English āsolcen, from past participle of āseolcan, to become sluggish. N., from its having only one seat .]

sulk′i·ly adv.
sulk′i·ness n.
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sulky

(ˈsʌlkɪ)
adj, sulkier or sulkiest
1. sullen, withdrawn, or moody, through or as if through resentment
2. dull or dismal: sulky weather.
[C18: perhaps from obsolete sulke sluggish, probably related to Old English āseolcan to be lazy]
ˈsulkily adv
ˈsulkiness n

sulky

(ˈsʌlkɪ)
n, pl sulkies
(Automotive Engineering) a light two-wheeled vehicle for one person, usually drawn by one horse
[C18: from sulky1, because it can carry only one person]
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sulk•y

(ˈsʌl ki)

adj. sulk•i•er, sulk•i•est, adj.
1. marked by or given to sulking; sullen; moody.
2. gloomy or dull: sulky weather.
n.
3. a light, two-wheeled, one-horse carriage for one person.
[1735–45; akin to Old English solcen- lazy (in solcennes laziness), Frisian (N dial.) sulkig sulky]
sulk′i•ly, adv.
sulk′i•ness, n.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sulky - a light two-wheeled vehicle for one personsulky - a light two-wheeled vehicle for one person; drawn by one horse
horse-drawn vehicle - a wheeled vehicle drawn by one or more horses
Adj.1.sulky - sullen or moody
ill-natured - having an irritable and unpleasant disposition
2.sulky - moving slowly; "a sluggish stream"
slow - not moving quickly; taking a comparatively long time; "a slow walker"; "the slow lane of traffic"; "her steps were slow"; "he was slow in reacting to the news"; "slow but steady growth"
3.sulky - depressingly dark; "the gloomy forest"; "the glooming interior of an old inn"; "`gloomful' is archaic"
dark - devoid of or deficient in light or brightness; shadowed or black; "sitting in a dark corner"; "a dark day"; "dark shadows"; "dark as the inside of a black cat"
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sulky

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sulky

adjective
Broodingly and sullenly unhappy:
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Translations
عابِس، مُتَجَهِّمعَبُوس
trucovitýzakaboněný
surmulende
kilpakärrytmurjottavapahantuulinen
naduren
fúll, önugur
すねた
부루퉁한
trucovitý
surig
ที่โกรธขึ้งไม่พูดไม่จา
hay giận dỗi

sulky

[ˈsʌlkɪ] ADJ (sulkier (compar) (sulkiest (superl))) [person, voice] → malhumorado, enfurruñado; [expression] → ceñudo, malhumorado
to be sulky about sthestar malhumorado or enfurruñado por algo, estar de mal humor por algo
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sulky

[ˈsʌlki] adjboudeur/euse
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sulky

1
adj (+er) answereingeschnappt, beleidigt; person, expression alsoschmollend; silencebeleidigt; to be/look sulky about somethingwegen etw beleidigt sein/aussehen; sulky mouthSchmollmund m

sulky

2
n (Sport) → Sulky nt
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sulky

[ˈsʌlkɪ] adj (-ier (comp) (-iest (superl))) → imbronciato/a
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sulk

(salk) verb
to show anger or resentment by being silent. He's sulking because his mother won't let him have an ice-cream.
ˈsulky adjective
sulking, or tending to sulk. in a sulky mood; a sulky girl.
ˈsulkily adverb
ˈsulkiness noun
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sulky

عَبُوس trucovitý surmulende schmollend μουτρωμένος enfurruñado pahantuulinen boudeur naduren imbronciato すねた 부루퉁한 nukkig surmulende nadąsany amuado, emburrado мрачный surig ที่โกรธขึ้งไม่พูดไม่จา suratı asık hay giận dỗi 生气的
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