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petulant
used in My Antonia

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Definition
unreasonably annoyed or upset

or:

easily annoyed or upset
  • "You might have told me there was a
    snake behind me!" I said petulantly.
    Book 1 — The Shimerdas (32% in)
petulantly = with unreasonable anger or upset
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