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sullen
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The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
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  • When the inspector and a constable entered the house, Arthur, who had stood sullenly with his arms folded, asked me whether it was my intention to charge him with theft.

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  • She changed from outgoing child to sullen teenager.
  • A sullen crowd watched the execution.

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