Synonyms of petulant in English:

petulant


See definition of petulant

adjective

1‘he sounded as petulant as a spoiled child’

SYNONYMS

peevish, bad-tempered, ill-tempered, pettish, cross, impatient, irritable, moody, in a bad mood, sulky, snappish, crotchety, touchy, waspish, irascible, tetchy, testy, querulous, fractious, captious, cantankerous, grumpy, complaining, whiny, fretful, huffish, huffy, pouty, disgruntled, crabbed, crabby, ill-humoured

sullen, surly, sour, churlish, ungracious

splenetic, choleric

informal snappy, chippy, grouchy, cranky

British informal ratty, narky, eggy, whingy, miffy, mumpish

Northern English informal mardy

North American informal soreheaded, sorehead, peckish

ANTONYMS

good-humoured, easy-going, affable