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petulant
used in Jane Eyre

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Definition
unreasonably annoyed or upset

or:

easily annoyed or upset
  • And then she would pout like a disappointed child; a pensive cloud would soften her radiant vivacity; she would withdraw her hand hastily from his, and turn in transient petulance from his aspect, at once so heroic and so martyr-like.
    Chapter 32 (21% in)

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