pet·​u·​lan·​cy ˈpe-chə-lən(t)-sē How to pronounce petulancy (audio)

Word History

First Known Use

1537, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of petulancy was in 1537

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“Petulancy.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 3 Oct. 2023.

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