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An equivocal statement or expression.
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  1. An equivocal statement or expression.
  2. The use of equivocal language.
(--- Music) A change of the hand position in playing the violin or a similar instrument.
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  1. (--- Music) A change of the hand position in playing the violin or a similar instrument.
  2. A change in direction:
  3. Functional shift.
A cunning or deceitful act intended to evade something or trick someone:
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  1. A cunning or deceitful act intended to evade something or trick someone:
  2. The act of dodging:
  3. A clever or resourceful device, plan, etc.
A trivial objection; quibble
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  1. A trivial objection; quibble
(Law) A formal statement initiating a lawsuit by specifying the facts and legal grounds for the relief sought.
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  1. (Law) A formal statement initiating a lawsuit by specifying the facts and legal grounds for the relief sought.
  2. (Law) A pleading setting forth the plaintiff's case or cause of action; formal charge or accusation
  3. A cause or reason for complaining; a grievance:
The essential quality of a thing
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  1. The essential quality of a thing
  2. The real nature of a thing; the essence.
  3. A trifling distinction; quibble
Alternative spelling of nitpicking.
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  1. Alternative spelling of nitpicking.
  2. The painstaking process of removing nits (lice eggs) from someone's hair.
  3. (Figuratively, by extension) A process of finding or pointing out tiny details or errors, particularly if the pointed-out details seem insignificant or irrelevant to all but the finder.
To move or twist quickly aside; shift suddenly, as to avoid a blow
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  1. To move or twist quickly aside; shift suddenly, as to avoid a blow
  2. (Photog.) To lighten an area on (a print) to achieve a shading effect by blocking light in selected areas during an exposure, as in enlargement
  3. To blunt or reduce the intensity of (a section of a photograph) by shading during the printing process.
To argue or find fault over trivial matters; raise petty objections.
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  1. To argue or find fault over trivial matters; raise petty objections.
  2. To quibble about; point out petty flaws in.
  3. To object when there is little reason to do so; resort to trivial faultfinding; carp; quibble (at or about)
Alternative form of beat around the bush.
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  1. Alternative form of beat around the bush.
(Idiomatic) To consider or argue about fine details; to worry about minutiae.
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  1. (Idiomatic) To consider or argue about fine details; to worry about minutiae.
Find another word for quibble. In this page you can discover 16 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for quibble, like: equivocation, shift, dodge, cavil, complaint, quiddity, nit-picking, dodge, cavil, beat-about-the-bush and split-hairs.