An example of petulant is a toddler throwing a temper tantrum when they don't get their way.
Lack of sleep is causing Dave's recent petulant behavior.
Fred gave the woman a petulant little boy look but then smiled and patted her arm.
You need to respect that, because the next time you throw one of your petulant hissy fits, I swear to God, I will install so much sound proofing in this room, you will never hear another note.
One is that it is better to act like a mature adult than a petulant child in regards to filing Twitter lawsuits.
This determination was the last hooray of a defunct agency, that was feeling petulant because we had not engaged with them.
petulant voice cried: " Oh, stop it!