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Definitions and Synonyms of sulkiness | Another word for sulkiness | What is sulkiness?

Definition 1: a sullen moody resentful disposition - [noun denoting attribute]

Synonyms for sulkiness in the sense of this definition

(sulkiness is a kind of ...) a disagreeable, irritable, or malevolent disposition

Definition 2: a feeling of sulky resentment - [noun denoting feeling]

Synonyms for sulkiness in the sense of this definition

(sulkiness is a kind of ...) a feeling of deep and bitter anger and ill-will

Definition 3: a mood or display of sullen aloofness or withdrawal - [noun denoting feeling]

Samples where sulkiness or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • stayed home in a sulk

Synonyms for sulkiness in the sense of this definition

(sulkiness is a kind of ...) a characteristic (habitual or relatively temporary) state of feeling

"whether he praised or cursed me depended on his temper at the time" "he was in a bad humor"

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