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Detailed Translations for quibble from English to Spanish


quibble [the ~] noun

  1. the quibble (pettifoggery)

Translation Matrix for quibble:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
buscar tres pies al gato pettifoggery; quibble
chicana pettifoggery; quibble
tiquismiquis pettifoggery; quibble arguing; argy-bargy; bickering; chicane; commotion; fuss; hairsplitting; hubble-bubble; niggling; nitpicking; quarreling; quarrelling; quibbling; quibbling over words; scolding; squabbling; stir; wrangling
- cavil; quiddity
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- bicker; brabble; niggle; pettifog; squabble
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- sophism; subtlety

Related Words for "quibble":

  • quibbles

Synonyms for "quibble":

Related Definitions for "quibble":

  1. an evasion of the point of an argument by raising irrelevant distinctions or objections1
  2. argue over petty things1
    • Let's not quibble over pennies1
  3. evade the truth of a point or question by raising irrelevant objections1

Wiktionary Translations for quibble:

  1. a trivial or minor complaint, objection or argument
  1. to complain or argue in a trivial or petty manner

Cross Translation:
quibble altercar; disputar; reñir kibbelen — woordenstrijd hebben
quibble criticar kritteln — in kleinlicher Weise kritisieren
quibble disputar; criticar; zaherir chicaneruser de chicane.