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pettish

adjective

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The first known use of pettish was circa 1552

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“Pettish.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/pettish. Accessed 22 Sep. 2021.

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