Definition of Outsulk

1. to surpass in sulking [v -ED, -ING, -S] - See also: sulking



Lexicographical Neighbors of Outsulk

outstrove
outstruck
outstudied
outstudies
outstudy
outstudying
outstunk
outstunt
outstunted
outstunting
outstunts
outsuffer
outsuffered
outsuffering
outsuffers
outsulk (current term)
outsulked
outsulking
outsulks
outsum
outsummed
outsums
outsung
outswam
outsware
outswear
outswearing
outswears
outsweep
outsweeping

Literary usage of Outsulk

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Westward Ho! by Charles Kingsley (1904)
"He was shrewd enough to guess that the only way to cure her sulkiness was to outsulk her; but there was no sign of her presence in any direction; ..."

2. Westward Ho! Or, The Voyages and Adventures of Sir Amyas Leigh, Knt., of by Charles Kingsley (1906)
"enough to guess, that the only way to cure her sulkiness was to outsulk her ; but there was no sign of her presence in any direction ; and the canoes being ..."

3. Westward Ho!: Or, The Voyagews and Adventure of Sir Amyas Leigh, Knight, of by Charles Kingsley (1889)
"... to outsulk her ; butthere was no sign of her presence in any direction ; and the canoes being finished at last, the gold, and such provisions as they ..."

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