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Synonyms for split hairs

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  1. split hairs(verb)

    Synonyms:
    cavil

  2. split hairs(verb)

    To consider or argue about fine details; to worry about minutiae.

    Let’s get everything sorted into the right drawers and not split hairs about subdividing it further yet.

    Synonyms:
    cavil

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. split hairs

    Synonyms:
    refine, be over-nice, affect nicety, make useless distinctions

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Veena
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How to say split hairs in sign language?

  1. splithairs

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How to use split hairs in a sentence?

  1. Wayne Lam:

    I think we’re all trying to split hairs at the moment with the curvature of the design of the display.

  2. Logan Pearsall Smith:

    Fine writers should split hairs together, and sit side by side, like friendly apes, to pick the fleas from each others fur.

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