|Noah Webster's Dictionary|
1. (a.) Lonely; solitary; desolate.
2. (a.) Gloomy; dismal; foreboding.
3. (a.) Mischievous; malignant; unpropitious.
4. (a.) Gloomily angry and silent; cross; sour; affected with ill humor; morose.
5. (a.) Obstinate; intractable.
6. (a.) Heavy; dull; sluggish.
7. (n.) One who is solitary, or lives alone; a hermit.
8. (n.) Sullen feelings or manners; sulks; moroseness; as, to have the sullens.
9. (v. t.) To make sullen or sluggish.
Sullen (4 Occurrences)
Colossians 3:21 Fathers, do not fret and harass your children, or you may make them sullen and morose. (WEY)
1 Kings 20:43 The king of Israel went to his house sullen and angry, and came to Samaria. (WEB JPS DBY NAS RSV NIV)
1 Kings 21:4 Ahab came into his house sullen and angry because of the word which Naboth the Jezreelite had spoken to him; for he had said, "I will not give you the inheritance of my fathers." He laid himself down on his bed, and turned away his face, and would eat no bread. (WEB JPS DBY NAS RSV NIV)
1 Kings 21:5 But Jezebel his wife came to him, and said unto him, Why is thy spirit so sad, that thou eatest no bread? (See JPS DBY NAS NIV)