Definitions and translations for "sullen"

Definition of sullen

Pronunciation
Adjective
1. Having a brooding ill temper; sulky.
2. Gloomy; dismal; foreboding.
3. Sluggish; slow.
4. Lonely; solitary; desolate.
5. Mischievous; malignant; unpropitious.
6. Obstinate; intractable.
Noun
7. One who is solitary, or lives alone; a hermit.
8. Sullen feelings or manners; sulks; moroseness.
To have the sullens
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English - English - sullen

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adj. sulky, morose, showing a brooding resentment; dark and gloomy; slow, sluggish
n. gawk, softy, noodle, noddy, muff, mug, stick in the mud, simpleton, simp, silly, dolt, patsy, sap, sawney, ninny hammer, ninny, cuckoo, pigeon
v. slide

English - Spanish - sullen

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adj. hosco, carilargo, decaído, fosco, malhumorado, obscuro, resentido; taciturno, triste; tétrico, lúgubre, oscuro, sombrío

English - French - sullen

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adj. sombre; obscur; triste, affligé, irrité, courroucé, furieux

English - German - sullen

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adj. mürrisch, verdrossen, finster; widerspenstig; trotzig

English - Indonesian - sullen

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a. rekam, merengus, berengus, rongseng, cemberut, jengkel, kelam

English - Italian - sullen

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agg. accigliato, imbronciato, di cattivo umore, scontroso; ostile, astioso, torvo; cupo, scuro, fosco

English - Polish - sullen

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a. ponury, posępny, chmurny {przen.}, pochmurny, nadąsany, nadęty, markotny

English - Portuguese - sullen

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adj. mal-humorado; triste, chateado

English - Romanian - sullen

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a. ursuz, posac, puţin sociabil, taciturn, tăcut, rezervat, închis, supărat, oţărât, încruntat, înţepat, cernit, morocănos, trist

English - Russian - sullen

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прил. угрюмый, замкнутый, сердитый, мрачный, гнетущий, зловещий, медленно текущий

English - Turkish - sullen

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s. somurtkan, suratsız, aksi, kapalı, iç karartıcı, kasvetli, can sıkıcı

English - Ukrainian - sullen

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a. похмурий, гнітючий, неяскравий, приглушений, захмурений

Dutch - English - sullen

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v. slide

English - Dutch - sullen

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bn. nors, stuurs; somber

English - Greek - sullen

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επίθ. σκυθρωπός, κατηφής, δύστροπος, αγέλαστος

English - Arabic - sullen

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‏متجهم، حاقد، متجهم الوجه، كئيب، غاضب، نكد، عنيد، حرون، حزين، منذر‏

English - Chinese - sullen

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(形) 愠怒的, 阴沉的, 沉沉不乐的

English - Chinese - sullen

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(形) 慍怒的, 陰沈的, 沈沈不樂的

English - Hindi - sullen

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a. उदास, म्लान, अमंगलसूचक, धीमा, हठी, ज़िद्दी

English - Japanese - sullen

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(形) 不機嫌な; 陰気な

English - Korean - sullen

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형. 실쭉한, 시무룩한; 음산한, 육중한; 느린

English - Vietnamese - sullen

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a. buồn, buồn rầu
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Synonyms for sullen
1. dismal: gloomy, sombre, cheerless, mournful, dark, clouded, overcast
2. irritable: moody, morose, silent, reserved, sour, vexatious, crabbed
3. sluggish: slow, dull, stagnant