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Word: quibble

Definition: minor objection or complaint; V: raise minor objections; carp; cavil


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::: mores - conventions; moral standards; moral customs
::: delusion - false belief; hallucination; deluding; Ex. delusions of grandeur; Ex. under the delusion that
::: suspense - state of being undecided; anxiety or apprehension resulting from uncertainty
::: despise - look on with scorn; regard as worthless or distasteful; ADJ. despicable: contemptible
::: modulate - tone down in intensity; change the intensity or tone of; regulate; change from one musical key to another; Ex. modulate from E to G
::: irony - hidden sarcasm or satire; use of words that seem to mean the opposite of what they actually mean; use of words to convey the opposite of their literal meaning
::: respiration - breathing; exhalation; ADJ. respiratory
::: substantial - of substance; material; solid; essential or fundamental; ample; considerable; well-to-do; wealthy
::: glitter - shine brightly with flashing points of light; Ex. glittering diamond ring; N: sparkling light; attractiveness; glamor; Ex. glitter of the sun on the waves
::: impassable - not able to be traveled or crossed