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niggle - spend too much time on minor points (esp. when finding fault); find fault; Ex. niggle over details; ADJ. niggling
exceptionable - objectionable; likely to cause dislike; offensive; CF. unexceptionable: entirely acceptable
whine - complain (in a sad voice); make a high sad sound (as in pain or supplication)
bantering - joking talk; good-naturedly ridiculing; N.V. banter
credulity - belief on slight evidence; gullibility; naivet\'e; ADJ. credulous
bungle - mismanage; blunder; botch; blow; spoil by clumsy behavior
pediatrician - physician specializing in children's diseases; N. pediatrics
unconscionable - unscrupulous; not guided by conscience; excessive; beyond reason; Ex. unconscionable demand
appropriate - acquire; take possession of for one's own use without permission; set aside for a particular purpose; allocate; CF. misappropriate
incredulity - tendency to disbelief