Sentence Examples


  • She sullenly glanced back at the group of men.
  • He peered sullenly from under the brim of his hat.
  • "I'm not looking for a man," Carmen answered sullenly as she examined the first doe for signs of impending birth.
  • To this vindictive legislation, which converted the labouring population into a sullenly hostile 1 It should be remembered that at this time one-third of the land belonged to the church, and the remainder was in the hands of less than a dozen great families who had also appropriated the royal domains.
  • In the following year (337) Philip was in the Peloponnesus, and a congress of the Greek states at the Isthmus (from which, however, Sparta held sullenly aloof) recognized Philip as captain-general for the war against Persia.

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