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niggle

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to make often peevish criticisms or objections about matters that are minor, unimportant, or irrelevant
  • you know it drives me crazy when you niggle like that

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niggle

noun
chiefly British

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“Niggle.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/niggle. Accessed 23 Nov. 2020.

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