sullen - Dictionary definition and meaning for word sullen
Your face is SWOLLEN ( by some insect bite ) and so you feel SULLEN
sullen....sull..soul..sole..sole means alone...so a person who leaves alone.. doesnot hv any social contact..such a person always lives in anxiety and live a dark and lonly life....so he remains silent...and show a BROOding ILL HUMER...
sullen..sull+en..SULLMAN.khan....who life is surrounded by dark clouds..after the recent verdict that he may have to live in JAIL FOR FEW YEARS becoz of his chinkara killing case.
something like sullied. i.e., tarnished, darkened.