Definisi 'quibble'

English to English
noun
1 an evasion of the point of an argument by raising irrelevant distinctions or objections Terjemahkan
source: wordnet30

2 A shift or turn from the point in question; a trifling or evasive distinction; an evasion; a cavil. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

verb
3 evade the truth of a point or question by raising irrelevant objections Terjemahkan
source: wordnet30

4 argue over petty things Terjemahkan
Example:
Let's not quibble over pennies
source: wordnet30

5 To evade the point in question by artifice, play upon words, caviling, or by raising any insignificant or impertinent question or point; to trifle in argument or discourse; to equivocate. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913


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