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synonyms for sulked

  • brood
  • mope
  • frown
  • gloom
  • glower
  • gripe
  • grouse
  • grump
  • lower
  • moon
  • scowl
  • be down in the mouth
  • be in a huff
  • be morose
  • be out of sorts
  • be silent
  • look sullen
  • take on

antonyms for sulked

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  • compliment
  • grin
  • praise
  • smile
  • be happy
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How to use sulked in a sentence

You pouted and sulked, and had a great fight with nurse, for bringing a nasty boy into the house.
THE WORLD BEFORE THEMSUSANNA MOODIE
But worst of all, Hephzibah Wallis distinctly sulked; no other word will express the condition of that love-lorn maid.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME II (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
All through tea-time he sulked, while Jane sustained a difficult conversation with Miss Collett.
THE CREATORSMAY SINCLAIR
He sulked at the bottom for over twenty minutes, coming up suddenly quite near the boat.
THE BOY WITH THE U. S. FISHERIESFRANCIS ROLT-WHEELER
Now he sulked so intensely that I thought he had got the line round a rock.
ANGLING SKETCHESANDREW LANG
The seventh chair was filled; all were present except Jack, who sulked in her room.
RIDERS OF THE SILENCESJOHN FREDERICK
He sulked and pouted, as if he had himself been the injured party.
WOOD MAGICRICHARD JEFFERIES
When one king undertook an assault, the other sulked in his tent.
WITH SPURS OF GOLDFRANCES NIMMO GREENE
He sulked about the house the early part of the afternoon, scarcely addressing a pleasant word to anyone.
THE MISSING FORMULAMILDRED A. WIRT, AKA ANN WIRT
Achilles sulked in his tent when he was pondering not a big problem, but a small grievance.
HUMANLY SPEAKINGSAMUEL MCCHORD CROTHERS
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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