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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Easily irritated or annoyed.

Usage examples (37)
  • He went on, whistling merrily, until a petulant voice cried: " Oh, stop it!
  • And admit it, petulant is NOT a word that you would have in your vocabulary.
  • She's been called petulant and a wolf in waif's clothing.
  • When she saw Berry, her expression turned petulant and hostile. for more
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