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Adjective
Inclined to express negative or disapproving comments
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Placing undue emphasis on petty details
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Characterized by or fond of small and overfine distinctions
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Noun
The state of hesitating or being uncertain
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Excessive concern with minor details and rules
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The property of being spurious
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Present participle for to complain or argue about something, often angrily
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Present participle for argue or raise objections about a trivial matter
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“He will have made enemies of all his former managers, but few quibbled with Thompson's logic when he parted company with each of them.”
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Present participle for argue or raise objections about a trivial matter
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Present participle for to show, feel, or cause to feel, concern or worry
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Present participle for to engage in an altercation
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Present participle for dispute or bargain persistently, especially over the cost of something
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Present participle for to express one's opposition to or disagreement with something
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Present participle for to talk back or reply impertinently
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