(click/touch triangles for details)
- "I don't want a life-sized portrait of myself," answered the lad, swinging round on the music-stool, in a wilful, petulant manner.Chapter 2 (2% in)
petulant = unreasonably upset
- "What is it all about?" cried Dorian, in his petulant way, flinging himself down on the sofa.Chapter 10 (32% in)
There are no more uses of "petulant" in Picture of Dorian Gray - 13 chapter version.
Typical Usage (best examples)