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What is another word for quibbling?

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Adjective
Inclined to find fault too readily
Adjective
Excessively concerned with minor details or rules
Adjective
Characterized by or fond of small and overfine distinctions
Adjective
Significantly unimportant and deserving of little to no attention
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(of a person) Making others work hard or meet high standards
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Noun
A mistaken belief, especially one based on unsound arguments
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The state of hesitating or being evasive
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Noun
Excessive concern with minor details and rules
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A fabricated story or statement, especially one intended to deceive
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Verb
Present participle for 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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Present participle for 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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Present participle for to equivocate or be evasive
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“To be sure, the bearer may quibble when asked for identification.”
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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 answer in a cheeky or rude manner
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