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sulk

noun [C]     /sʌlk/ disapproving
a period of time when someone refuses to smile or be pleasant because they are angry about something: If she doesn't get what she wants she goes into a sulk just like a child . Jim's in one of his sulks again - just ignore him.Expressing and showing feelings sulkiness     /ˈsʌlk.i.nəs/ noun [U] Moods sulky     /ˈsʌlk.i/ adjective She brought along a couple of sulky kids who didn't say a word all evening .Moods
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