Definition of petulantly adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

petulantly

 adverb
adverb
BrE BrE//ˈpetjuləntli//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈpetʃələntli//
 
 
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in a bad-tempered and unreasonable way, especially because you cannot do or have what you want ‘I won’t go!’ he said petulantly.