- the action of raising objections about a trivial matter
- arguing or raising objections about a trivial matter
- 1. the action of raising objections about a trivial matter she was tired of all the quibbling
- 1. arguing or raising objections about a trivial matter he came back with a quibbling rebuttal
...different applications of a word present an odd or ludicrous idea; a kind of quibble or equivocation. --Addison. A better put on this...
...爭吵 wrestle 角力,搏鬥 disagree 爭論,爭執 disagree 意見分歧 dispute 爭論;爭執 quibble 推託;說模稜兩可的話 feud (部落或家屬間的)世仇 duel 決鬥 engagement 交戰 competition...
...the q. t. [Q.T.])[口]秘密地, 私下地 quietdown 平靜下來, 安靜下來 quibble over [about] 使用遁辭; 詭辯