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bickering

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noun bick·er·ing \ˈbi-k(ə-)riŋ\

Definition of bickering

  1. :  petty and petulant quarreling especially when prolonged or habitual … said his own bosses, through their persistent bickering, had made his job practically impossible. — Ronald Scott; also, plural :  instances of such quarreling was tired of listening to their endless bickerings

First Known Use of bickering

1573


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bickering

adjective bick·er·ing

Definition of bickering

  1. :  engaging in or characterized by petty and petulant quarreling a bickering couple bickering politicians

First Known Use of bickering

1811



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