Cheery and Sulky


Cheery adjective - Having or showing a good mood or disposition.
Usage example: a cheery grin on the host of the holiday party

Sulky is an antonym for cheery.


Sulky adjective - Given to or displaying a resentful silence and often irritability.
Usage example: our teenage daughter turns sulky if we refuse to let her borrow the car

Cheery is an antonym for sulky.

Nearby Words: sulk, sulking, sulked, sulkily
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