petulance definition

  • noun:
    • the house to be petulant.
    • the standard or state of being petulant; short-term peevishness; pettishness; capricious ill-humor.
    • Sauciness; wantonness; rudeness.
    • the type to be petulant; a petulant character or disposition; peevish impatience or caprice; pettishness.
    • Synonyms See captious and petulant.
    • an irritable petulant feeling

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