Synonyms for sulky

Synonyms for (noun) sulky

Synonyms: sulky

Definition: a light two-wheeled vehicle for one person; drawn by one horse

Similar words: horse-drawn vehicle

Definition: a wheeled vehicle drawn by one or more horses

Synonyms for (adjective) sulky

Synonyms: sulky, gloomful, glooming, gloomy

Definition: depressingly dark

Usage: the gloomy forest; the glooming interior of an old inn; `gloomful' is archaic

Similar words: dark

Definition: devoid of or deficient in light or brightness; shadowed or black

Usage: sitting in a dark corner; a dark day; dark shadows; dark as the inside of a black cat


Synonyms: sluggish, sulky

Definition: moving slowly

Usage: a sluggish stream

Similar words: slow

Definition: not moving quickly; taking a comparatively long time

Usage: a slow walker; the slow lane of traffic; her steps were slow; he was slow in reacting to the news; slow but steady growth


Synonyms: huffish, sulky

Definition: sullen or moody

Similar words: ill-natured

Definition: having an irritable and unpleasant disposition