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Noun
A slight objection or criticism about a trivial matter
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“He didn't raise a quibble about the fees and quietly handed over a five-hundred-rupee note to Aruna.”
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The state of hesitating or being evasive
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“The Congress was giving the administration what it wanted without delay and without quibble.”
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A personal dislike or source of irritation
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A joke or type of wordplay in which similar senses or sounds of two words or phrases, or different senses of the same word, are deliberately confused
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A censure of someone or something on the basis of perceived faults or mistakes
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The actions of a pettifogger
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An argument that seems plausible, but is fallacious or misleading
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To argue about something, often angrily
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“Occasionally, they would quibble noisily over the impressionism in Reed's writing and in Robinson's sketching.”
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To argue or raise objections about a trivial matter
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“The town residents' favorite pastime was to quibble about trivial things.”
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To equivocate or be evasive
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“To be sure, the bearer may quibble when asked for identification.”
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To show, feel, or cause to feel, concern or worry
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Dispute or bargain persistently, especially over the cost of something
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To express one's opposition to or disagreement with something
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To answer in a cheeky or rude manner
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