VI. WORDS RELATING TO THE SENTIMENT AND MORAL POWERS

III. SYMPATHETIC AFFECTIONS

1. Social Affections

[more]. Sullenness.

[Nouns] sullenness; morosity, spleen; churlishness (discourtesy) [more]; irascibility [more].

moodiness; perversity; obstinacy [more]; torvity, spinosity; crabbedness

ill temper, bad temper, ill humor, bad humor; sulks, dudgeon, mumps, dumps, doldrums, fit of the sulks, bouderie, black looks, scowl; grouch; huff (resentment) [more].

[Verbs] be sullen; sulk; frown, scowl, lower, glower, gloam, pout, have a hangdog look, glout.

[Adjectives] sullen, sulky; ill-tempered, ill-humored, ill-affected, ill-disposed; grouty [U.S.]; in an ill temper, in a bad temper, in a shocking temper, in an ill humor, in a bad humor, in a shocking humor; out of temper, out of humor; knaggy, torvous, crusty, crabbed; sour, sour as a crab, crabby; surly (discourteous) [more].

moody; spleenish, spleenly; splenetic, cankered.

cross, crossgrained; perverse, wayward, humorsome; restiff, restive; cantankerous, intractable, exceptious, sinistrous, deaf to reason, unaccommodating, rusty, froward; cussed [U.S.].

dogged (stubborn) [more].

grumpy, glum, grim, grum, morose, frumpish; in the sulks; out of sorts; scowling, glowering, rowling; grouchy.

peevish (irascible) [more].

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