Definisi 'quibble'
English to English
noun
1 an evasion of the point of an argument by raising irrelevant distinctions or objections
source: wordnet30
2 A shift or turn from the point in question; a trifling or evasive distinction; an evasion; a cavil.
source: webster1913
verb
3 evade the truth of a point or question by raising irrelevant objections
source: wordnet30
4 argue over petty things
Example:
• Let's not quibble over pennies
source: wordnet30
5 To evade the point in question by artifice, play upon words, caviling, or by raising any insignificant or impertinent question or point; to trifle in argument or discourse; to equivocate.
source: webster1913
More Word(s)
carp, cavil, chicane, bicker, bickering, equivocation, evasion, argue, contend, debate,

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