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petulant
used in A Great and Terrible Beauty

4 uses
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Definition
unreasonably annoyed or upset

or:

easily annoyed or upset
  • Why did I act like such a petulant brat?
    Chapter 2 (26% in)
  • A little smacking Felicity with her own petulant story about dear old Father.
    Chapter 6 (74% in)
  • We older girls elbow our way past the younger girls, their petulant "no fair!
    Chapter 14 (82% in)
  • Pippa lets out a petulant sigh and stands sullenly in front of me, throwing a glance to Felicity, who shrugs.
    Chapter 16 (9% in)

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