Examples of petulance in a Sentence
I do not appreciate your petulance and eagerness to argue.
Recent Examples of petulance from the Web
Additional credit, of course, goes to the actor, Andrew Long, who at various points approximates Mr. Trump’s characteristic shrug-smirk-wince and his familiar seesaw of aggression and petulance.
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First Known Use of petulance
PETULANCE Defined for Kids
Definition of petulance for Students
: an irritable temper
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