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What is another word for quibbling?

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Adjective
Inclined to express negative or disapproving comments
Adjective
Placing undue emphasis on petty details
Adjective
Characterized by or fond of small and overfine distinctions
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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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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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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 to show, feel, or cause to feel, concern or worry
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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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