noun, plural pet·u·lan·cies.Rare.
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Light-blue eyes they were, set in a good-looking, boyish face, that had somehow an effect of petulancy.Mavericks|William MacLeod Raine
Violent zeal for truth has a hundred to one odds to be either petulancy, ambition, or pride.Many Thoughts of Many Minds|Various
You see this is Sir George himself, my dear, a mixture of petulancy and indelicacy.Memoirs of Miss Sidney Biddulph|Frances Sheridan
Since you do not allow petulancy of temper, nor any lightness of conduct, I should expect a continual revolution.'A Description of Millenium Hall|Sarah Scott
Mr. Van Riper had more cause for his petulancy than he would have acknowledged even to himself.The Story of a New York House|Henry Cuyler Bunner