To sulk is to be aloof or withdrawn or to show signs of being in a bad temper.verb
When you sit around pouting after you have lost a game, this is an example of to sulk.YourDictionary definition and usage example. Copyright © 2013 by LoveToKnow Corp.
Origin: back-form. < sulky
- a sulky mood or statealso the sulks
- a sulky person
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intransitive verb sulked, sulk·ing, sulks
Origin: Back-formation from sulky1.