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Niggle

Nig´gle
v. t.1.To trifle with; to deceive; to mock.
[imp. & p. p. Niggled ; p. pr. & vb. n. Niggling .]
v. i.1.To trifle or play.
2.To act or walk mincingly.
3.To fret and snarl about trifles.
4.(Chiefly Eng.) To move about restlessly or without result; to fidget.
5.To be finicky or excessively critical; to potter; esp., to work with excessive care for trifling details, as in painting.
v. t.1.To use, spend, or do in a petty or trifling manner.
2.To elaborate excessively, as in art.
Verb1.niggle - worry unnecessarily or excessively; "don't fuss too much over the grandchildren--they are quite big now"
Synonyms: fret, fuss
2.niggle - argue over petty things; "Let's not quibble over pennies"
adverse criticism, animadversion, aspersion, bad notices, bad press, bitch, bug, captiousness, carp, carp at, carping, cavil, caviling, censoriousness, complain, criticism, criticize, exception, faultfinding, find fault, flak, fret at, fuss, fuss at, grouse, hairsplitting, hassle, henpeck, hit, home thrust, hostile criticism, hypercriticalness, hypercriticism, imputation, knock, kvetch, nag, nagging, nibble at, niggling, nit, nit-picking, obloquy, overcriticalness, peck at, pester, pestering, pettifogging, pick at, pick on, priggishness, quibble, quibbling, rap, reflection, reproachfulness, slam, stricture, swipe, taking exception, trichoschistism, yap at
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