sulky

  • 1sulky — sulky …

    Dictionnaire des rimes

  • 2sulky — [ sylki ] n. m. • 1860; mot angl., de sulky « boudeur », parce que cette voiture n a qu une place ♦ Voiture légère à deux roues, sans caisse, utilisée pour les courses de trot attelé. Des sulkys ou des sulkies. ● sulky nom masculin (anglais… …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 3Sulky — Sulk y, n.; pl. {Sulkies}. [From {Sulky}, a.; so called from the owner s desire of riding alone.] A light two wheeled carriage for a single person. [1913 Webster] Note: Sulky is used adjectively in the names of several agricultural machines drawn …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4sulky — subst. Trăsură uşoară, pe două roţi, utilizată în cursele de trap. [pr.: sálchi]. – cuv. engl. Trimis de rain drop, 29.07.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  SULKY [pr.: sálchi] n. Trăsură uşoară cu două roţi, utilizată în cursele de trap. /cuv …

    Dicționar Român

  • 5Sulky — rural. El sulky es un pequeño carruaje, por lo general para uno o dos pasajeros, que se utiliza como una forma de transporte rural en muchas partes del mundo. Se destaca por su sencilla construcción y escaso peso. Consta de dos grandes ruedas… …

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  • 6sulky — [sul′kē] adj. sulkier, sulkiest [prob. < OE solcen (in comp.), idle, sluggish, pp. of seolcan, to become slack < IE base * selĝ , to let go, let loose > Sans sarjati, (he) releases] 1. showing resentment or dissatisfaction by petulant or …

    English World dictionary

  • 7Sulky — Sulk y, a. [Compar. {Sulkier}; superl. {Sulkiest}.] [See {Sulkiness}, and cf. {Sulky}, n.] Moodly silent; sullen; sour; obstinate; morose; splenetic. [1913 Webster] Syn: See {Sullen}. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 8Sulky — (engl., spr. ßöllkĭ, »mürrisch«), leichter zweiräderiger Wagen, ähnlich dem Stanhope, für eine einzige Person. Das Rennsulky aus Hickoryholz wiegt nur 20 kg, das Pneumatiksulky hat mit Luft gefüllte Gummiradreifen …

    Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • 9sulky — index resentful, restive Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 10sulky — / sʌlki/, it. / salki/ s. ingl. [voce di origine incerta, che significa propr. scontroso ], usato in ital. al masch. (sport.) [carrozzino a due ruote per le corse al trotto] ▶◀ sediolo …

    Enciclopedia Italiana

  • 11sulky — /ingl. ˈsʌlkɪ/ [vc. ingl., propriamente «arcigno, scontroso», perché dà posto ad una sola persona] s. m. inv. (ippica) sediolo …

    Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • 12sulky — surly, morose, glum, *sullen, crabbed, saturnine, dour, gloomy Analogous words: cranky, cross, testy, touchy (see IRASCIBLE): peevish, petulant, fretful, querulous, *irritable …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 13sulky — [adj] sullen brooding, cheerless, crabby*, depressed, dismal, dour, fretful, frowning, gloomy, glum, gruff, grumpy*, ill humored, irritable, mean, moody, moping, morose, obstinate, ornery*, pouting, pouty, sour, sourpussed*, sulking, withdrawn;… …

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  • 14sulky — ► ADJECTIVE (sulkier, sulkiest) ▪ morose, bad tempered, and resentful. DERIVATIVES sulkily adverb sulkiness noun. ORIGIN perhaps from obsolete sulke «hard to dispose of», of unknown origin …

    English terms dictionary

  • 15Sulky — For the adjective, see Wiktionary:Sulky. Sulky and horse in Simoca, the sulky capital of Argentina A sulky is a lightweight cart having two wheels and a seat for the driver only but usually without a body, generally pulled by horses or dogs, and… …

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  • 16Sulky — modernes Ponysulky Sulky von 1873 …

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  • 17Sulky — Trotteur tractant un sulky à Utah Beach. Le sulky (mot anglais qui signifie maussade, boudeur, parce qu il est conçu pour une personne seule) est une voiture hippomobile d origine américaine, à deux roues, avec un seul siège. Le sulky est léger,… …

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  • 18sulky — sulkily, adv. sulkiness, n. /sul kee/, adj., sulkier, sulkiest, n., pl. sulkies. adj. 1. marked by or given to sulking; sullen. 2. gloomy or dull: sulky weather. n. 3. a light, two wheeled, one horse carriage for one person. [1735 45; akin to OE… …

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  • 19sulky — I. adjective (sulkier; est) Etymology: probably alteration of obsolete sulke sluggish Date: 1744 1. a. sulking or given to spells of sulking b. relating to or indicating a sulk < a sulky expression > 2. [sulky (II)] havin …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 20Sulky — Sụl|ky 〈engl. [sʌ̣lki:] n. 15〉 = Traberwagen [engl.] * * * Sul|ky [ zʊlki , engl.: sʌlkɪ], der, auch das; s, s [engl. sulky, H. u.] (Pferdesport): bei Trabrennen verwendetes zweirädriges Gefährt. * * * Sulky   [ zʊlki, englisch sʌlki; englisch,&#8230; …

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