Part of speech:
The definition of petulant is someone who gets irritated without a good reason.
Showing ill humor or impatience, as a glance or remark
In an ill humor; bad-tempered; peevish
Given to quarreling; contentious.
Find another word for shrewish. In this page you can discover 6 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for shrewish, like: evil-tempered, nagging, petulant, peevish, irritable and quarrelsome.