Sulk


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Sulk

  • (verb) be silent, morose, and bad-tempered out of annoyance or disappointment. “he was sulking over the break-up of his band”
  • (noun) a period of sulking. “she was in a fit of the sulks”

Sulk meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi meaning)

  • खीज, मचलना, रूठना, उदास होना, रूठ जाना, नाराज़ होना, दुखविभोर होना, बदमिज़ाज होना

Sulk origin

  • Old English sporaspura, of Germanic origin; related to Dutch spoor and German Sporn, also to spurn.

Sulk in a sentence (word usage in recent Hindu newspaper)

  • Rahul Gandhi’s great sulk: Congress’ young ones ‘want to steer’ grand …, NEW DELHI: With Rahul Gandhi’s insistence on stepping down as Congress president resembling a ‘great sulk‘, there is a palpable sense of …
  • Punjab: Has Sidhu run himself out?, … [assembly] segments, Amarinder told INDIA TODAY in Chandigarh. … to Sidhu’s tendency to go into a sulk, followed by embarrassing public …
  • World Cup 2019: Pakistan opener Fakhar Zaman pulls all short balls …, India take on South Africa in their opening match here on Wednesday. ***. Icon, DJ missing … It was a half-hearted sulk though. If his Instagram …
  • Hill adversaries join hands, workers sulk and leave, The new political dynamics in the hills ahead of the general election has left a section of workers from the two main alliances disgruntled.
  • Marathas sulk in underdeveloped Marathwada, In Beed, BJP’s Pritam Gopinath Munde won in 2014 in a by-election after her father’s death, by 696,321, highest ever victory margin in India, …

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Sulk

  • sad hulk in a sulk coz everyone left him aloof!
  • Hulk is sulking, cuz he ate a tank, and it upset his stomach.

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