Definitions and translations for "petulant"

Definition of petulant

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Adjective
1. Childishly irritable
Lack of sleep is causing Dave's recent petulant behavior.
2. Forward; pert; insolent; wanton.
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English - English - petulant

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adj. irascible, cranky; peevish, ill-tempered
adj. lively, exuberant

English - Spanish - petulant

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adj. petulante, quisquilloso; malhumorado, de mal humor; irritable, enojadizo

English - French - petulant

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adj. irritable; irascible; mal luné; susceptible

English - German - petulant

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adj. gereizt

English - Indonesian - petulant

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a. pemarah, rajuk, marah: lekas marah, sabar: tdk sabar

English - Italian - petulant

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agg. irritabile, irascibile, stizzoso; (rar) insolente, villano

English - Polish - petulant

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a. rozdrażniony, drażliwy, zirytowany

English - Portuguese - petulant

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adj. petulante; de pavio curto; de temperamento difícil

English - Romanian - petulant

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a. iritabil, nerăbdător, bosumflat

English - Russian - petulant

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прил. раздражительный, нетерпеливый, обидчивый, дерзкий

English - Turkish - petulant

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s. aksi, huysuz, alıngan, çabuk sinirlenen

English - Ukrainian - petulant

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a. дратівливий, зухвалий

English - Dutch - petulant

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bn. gemelijk, knorrig, kribbig, prikkelbaar, humeurig, slechtgehumeurd, balorig, kregel

English - Greek - petulant

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επίθ. ευερέθιστος, νευρικός

English - Arabic - petulant

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‏عدواني، مشاكس، شكس، ردئ الطبع، نكد، حاد، سئ الطبع‏

English - Chinese - petulant

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(形) 暴躁的, 难以取悦的, 易生气的

English - Chinese - petulant

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(形) 暴躁的, 難以取悅的, 易生氣的

English - Hindi - petulant

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a. चिड़चिड़ा, तुनुकमिज़ाज, ढीठ, गुस्ताख़, धृष्ट

English - Japanese - petulant

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(形) 不機嫌な

English - Korean - petulant

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형. 성마른

English - Vietnamese - petulant

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a. nóng nảy, hay giận
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Synonyms for petulant
testy: choleric, churlish, hot-headed, hot-tempered, irascible, irritable, peppery