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quibble

quibble - Dictionary definition and meaning for word quibble

Definition
(noun) an evasion of the point of an argument by raising irrelevant distinctions or objections
Synonyms : cavil , quiddity

Definition
(verb) evade the truth of a point or question by raising irrelevant objections
Definition
(verb) argue over petty things
Synonyms : bicker , brabble , niggle , pettifog , squabble
Example Sentence
  • Let's not quibble over pennies

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for quibble

mnemonic in hindi.. read it as qui(kyun)+bble(bill)..KYUN BILL ITNA ZYADA HAI?, you OBJECT to reading of meter & COMPLAIN to the authorities..
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by kvsharat

Query + babble (minor objection/murmuring).
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by garrulous

Remember, the magazine by Luna LoveGod's father - "The quibbler", it was called so because it carried petty criticism of people.
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by mohanster

QUIBble->quib->rhymes with crib(cribbing) means complain, raise petty objections
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by vineewink

pebble...small piece of rock..
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by Thisisnotme

Quibble is to Squabble..
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by bugmenot

relate it to foible
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by jay_gandhi

dribble-sound-objection/complaint
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by kan

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