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pet·ti·fog·ge·ry

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  1. pettifoggerynoun

    Synonyms:
    quibble, spat, tiff, squabble, fuss

  2. pettifoggerynoun

    The actions of a pettifogger; a trivial quarrel.

    He was capable of using lawyerly rhetoric, at times, to the brink of pettifoggery.

    Synonyms:
    spat, quibble, fuss, tiff, squabble

Princeton's WordNet

  1. bicker, bickering, spat, tiff, squabble, pettifoggery, fussnoun

    a quarrel about petty points

    Synonyms:
    squabble, dither, hustle, flap, bicker, tiff, hassle, stir, flurry, bother, ado, tizzy, bustle, pother, gaiter, trouble, spat, fuss, bickering

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