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petulant
used in The Giver

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Definition
unreasonably annoyed or upset

or:

easily annoyed or upset
  • ...Lily said petulantly.
    p. 22.2
petulantly = while upset in a childish way
There are no more uses of "petulant" in The Giver.

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