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petulant
used in A Room With A View

2 uses
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Definition
unreasonably annoyed or upset

or:

easily annoyed or upset
  • "This is too much!" cried the chaplain, striking petulantly at one of Fra Angelico's angels.
    Chapter 5 (52% in)
  • She only felt irritable and petulant, and anxious to do what she was not expected to do, and in this spirit she proceeded with the conversation.
    Chapter 19 (17% in)

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