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petulant
used in The Souls of Black Folk

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Definition
unreasonably annoyed or upset

or:

easily annoyed or upset
  • The rod of empire that passed from the hands of Southern gentlemen in 1865, partly by force, partly by their own petulance, has never returned to them.
    Chapter 9 (24% in)

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