sulk

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English[edit]

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  • (file)

Etymology 1[edit]

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Noun[edit]

sulk (plural sulks)

  1. a state of sulking.

Verb[edit]

sulk (third-person singular simple present sulks, present participle sulking, simple past and past participle sulked)

  1. to express ill humor or offense by remaining sullenly silent or withdrawn.
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Etymology 2[edit]

Latin sulcus.

Noun[edit]

sulk (plural sulks)

  1. A furrow.

References[edit]

  • sulk” in The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition, Houghton Mifflin Company, 2000.
  • sulk” in Dictionary.com Unabridged, v1.0.1, Lexico Publishing Group, 2006.
  • "sulk" in WordNet 2.0, Princeton University, 2003.

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