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quibble

1 verb
     
quib‧ble1 [intransitive]
to argue about small unimportant details
quibble about/over
Let's not quibble over minor details.
WORD FOCUS: argue WORD FOCUS: argue
synonyms: fight, quarrel, have a row British English

to argue about unimportant things: squabble, bicker, quibble

to stop arguing: bury the hatchet, settle your differences, make your peace with somebody, make it up (used about friends or lovers)


See also
argue

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