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Captious

Cap´tious
a.1.Apt to catch at faults; disposed to find fault or to cavil; eager to object; difficult to please.
A captious and suspicious age.
- Stillingfleet.
2.Fitted to harass, perplex, or insnare; insidious; troublesome.
Captious restraints on navigation.
- Bancroft.
Adj.1.captious - tending to find and call attention to faults; "a captious pedant"; "an excessively demanding and faultfinding tutor"
Synonyms: faultfinding
bickering, carping, caviling, censorious, choplogic, contrary, critic, critical, cynical, demanding, equivocatory, evasive, exacting, faultfinding, finicky, hairsplitting, hedging, hypercritical, irritable, logic-chopping, nagging, niggling, nit-picking, overcritical, paltering, particular, peevish, pernickety, perverse, pettifogging, petty, petulant, picayune, pussyfooting, quibbling, shuffling, snappish, snappy, testy, trichoschistic, trifling, trivial, ultracritical
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captain's chair
Captaincy
Captaincy general
Captainry
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Captation
Captator
Caption
-- Captious --
Captiously
Captiousness
Captivate
captivated
Captivating
captivatingly
Captivation
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Captor
Capture
capturer
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capuccino coffee
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