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quibble

US [ˈkwɪb(ə)l]
UK ['kwɪb(ə)l]
  • v.发牢骚;斤斤计较;吹毛求疵
  • n.牢骚
  • Web狡辩;诡辩;遁词
Plural Form:quibbles  Present Participle:quibbling  Past Tense:quibbled  
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v.
1.
[i]
~ (about/over sth)
(为小事)争论,发牢骚;斤斤计较;吹毛求疵to argue or complain about a small matter or an unimportant detail
It isn't worth quibbling over such a small amount.
不值得为这样的小数目斤斤计较。
n.
1.
(无足轻重的)抱怨,牢骚,小意见a small complaint or criticism, especially one that is not important
minor quibbles
小牢骚

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