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Definition 1: argue over petty things - [verb of communication]

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

  • Let's not quibble over pennies

Synonyms for niggle in the sense of this definition

(niggle is a kind of ...) have an argument about something

Definition 2: worry unnecessarily or excessively - [verb of emotion]

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

  • don't fuss too much over the grandchildren--they are quite big now

Synonyms for niggle in the sense of this definition

(niggle is a kind of ...) be worried, concerned, anxious, troubled, or uneasy

"I worry about my job"

(... is a kind of niggle ) raise scruples

"He lied and did not even scruple about it"

(... is a kind of niggle ) make a fuss; be agitated

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