Dim is a related term of sullen.
As a proper noun dim
is tue (tuesday
As an adjective sullen is
having a brooding ill temper; sulky.
As a noun sullen is
(obsolete) one who is solitary, or lives alone; a hermit.
Having a brooding ill temper; sulky.
Gloomy; dismal; foreboding.
* 1593 , , IV. v. 88:
- And sullen I forsook the imperfect feast.
- Our solemn hymns to sullen dirges change;
* Sir Walter Scott
(obsolete) Lonely; solitary; desolate.
- The larger stream was placid, and even sullen , in its course.
(obsolete) Mischievous; malignant; unpropitious.
(obsolete) Obstinate; intractable.
- Such sullen planets at my birth did shine.
- Things are as sullen as we are.
* sulky, morose
(obsolete) One who is solitary, or lives alone; a hermit.
Sullen feelings or manners; sulks; moroseness.
- (Piers Plowman)
* 1593 , , II. i. 139:
- to have the sullens
English adjectives ending in -en
- And let them die that age and sullens have;