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Definition of 'niggling'

See also: niggle 

Adjective

  1. (informal) small and of little importance; "a fiddling sum of money"; "a footling gesture"; "our worries are lilliputian compared with those of countries that are at war"; "a little (or small) matter"; "a dispute over niggling details"; "limited to petty enterprises"; "piffling efforts"; "giving a police officer a free meal may be against the law, but it seems to be a picayune infraction"
       Synonyms: fiddling footling lilliputian little piddling piffling petty picayune trivial


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