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Definitions of quibble:
  • noun:   an evasion of the point of an argument by raising irrelevant distinctions or objections
  • verb:   argue over petty things
    Example: "Let's not quibble over pennies"
  • verb:   evade the truth of a point or question by raising irrelevant objections

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