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Noun
Calls to prove or justify something
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Plural for a slight objection or criticism about a trivial matter
“He didn't raise a quibble about the fees and quietly handed over a five-hundred-rupee note to Aruna.”
Noun
Plural for the state of hesitating or being evasive
“The Congress was giving the administration what it wanted without delay and without quibble.”
Noun
Plural for a personal dislike or source of irritation
Noun
Plural for 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
Noun
Plural for a censure of someone or something on the basis of perceived faults or mistakes
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Plural for the actions of a pettifogger
Noun
Plural for an argument that seems plausible, but is fallacious or misleading
Verb
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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