GRE Word List

PETULANT

insolent or rude in speech or behavior

The meaning of the word petulant is insolent or rude in speech or behavior.

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WordMeaning
terrestrialof or relating to the earth or its inhabitants
supplantto supersede (another) especially by force or treachery
amicablecharacterized by friendly goodwill : peaceable
rampa sloping way or plane: such as
antiquityancient times
acmethe highest point or stage
intersticea space that intervenes between things
duressforcible restraint or restriction
atrocitya shockingly bad or atrocious act, object, or situation
waverto vacillate irresolutely between choices : fluctuate in opinion, allegiance, or direction