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Word: carping

Definition: petty criticism; fault-finding; fretful complaining; quibble


Sentences Containing 'carping'

After trouncing the reawakened Sslither in hand-to-hand combat, Metlar returns the Liberty statue to the surface to rid himself of her relentless carping.
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