petulcity

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

See petulcous.

NounEdit

petulcity ‎(uncountable)

  1. (obsolete, nonce word) wantonness; friskiness
    • Bishop Joseph Hall
      I do, therefore, much blame the petulcity of whatsoever author, that should dare to impute a Popish affection to him []