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Definition 1: persistent petty and unjustified criticism - [noun denoting communication]

Synonyms for faultfinding in the sense of this definition

(faultfinding is a kind of ...) disapproval expressed by pointing out faults or shortcomings

"the senator received severe criticism from his opponent"

Definition 2: tending to find and call attention to faults - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where faultfinding or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a captious pedant
  • an excessively demanding and faultfinding tutor

Synonyms for faultfinding in the sense of this definition

(faultfinding is similar to ...) marked by a tendency to find and call attention to errors and flaws

"a critical attitude"

Definition 3: tending to make moral judgments or judgments based on personal opinions - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where faultfinding or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a counselor tries not to be faultfinding

(faultfinding is similar to ...) depending on judgment

"a judgmental error" "I think that she is too judgmental to be a good therapist"

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