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sulky

horse-drawn, ultra-lightweight, single-seater, two-wheeled vehicle used by Standardbreds in races. Called also bike, gig.
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But this opinion, which was by no means a popular one at any time, gradually died off; and be the matter how it may, as Gabriel Grub was afflicted with rheumatism to the end of his days, this story has at least one moral, if it teach no better one--and that is, that if a man turn sulky and drink by himself at Christmas time, he may make up his mind to be not a bit the better for it: let the spirits be never so good, or let them be even as many degrees beyond proof, as those which Gabriel Grub saw in the goblin's cavern.
Sulky, sheepish, and amazed, they still sat round the table.
Sullen Simon is back, more sulky than ever, and Gail finds out what happened to Callum as David and Kylie struggle to get back to normal.
This programme follows one of Ireland's most unique subcultures - the sulky racers.
The model-turnedactress was furious with the actor after he branded her "ungrateful" following her sulky appearance on US morning TV.
OK, I'm quite a nice bloke, but also I can be very sulky, angry and impulsive" - TV's Michael Palin on his reputation as "Britain's nicest man".
Witness his surly, sulky strop at Alvaro Arbeloa beating him to a cross to score for Real Madrid in midweek.
SEPTEMBER 25 1997: After a sulky summer stand off, sulky striker Fabrizio Ravanelli finally packs the fixtures and fittings and makes a PS5.
London, June 2 ( ANI ): David Beckham has defended his wife Victoria's legendary sulky pout, saying that she is "smiley at home.
I'M a huge fan of Manchester City's sulky striker Mario Balotelli.
And the no-nonsense Yorkshireman insists he'd have left sulky striker Tevez in Germany after the defeat to Bayern Munich if he'd been in Roberto Mancini's shoes.
The sulky teenage girl who wouldn't help me with my bag when boarding Tuesday lunchtime BMIbaby flight Cardiff to Malaga.