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sullen
used in Beloved

3 uses
  • Otherwise Beloved gets private and dreamy, or quiet and sullen, and Denver's chances of being looked at by her go down to nothing.
    One (73% in)
  • She agreed to go—sullenly—but her attitude was "Go 'head.
    One (28% in)
  • Buglar and Howard grew furious at the company of the women in the house, and spent in sullen reproach any time they had away from their odd work in town carrying water and feed at the stables.
    One (63% in)

There are no more uses of "sullen" in Beloved.

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