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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An irritable feeling.

Usage examples (33)
  • The petulance and crankiness of an old man who has been at the head of affairs all his life.
  • I mean, I’m sympathetic, but petulance is not an excuse here.
  • That candidate wasn't establishment by any means, but the petulance is the same.
  • And to say "petulance" and these kinds of words are just preposterous. for more
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