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Definition of 'nitpicking'

See also: nitpick 


  1. quibbling over insignificant details; "caviling pettifoggers and quiggling pleaders"-Edmund Burke; "her nagging and carping attack"; "thought her editor unnecessarily nitpicking"; "a pettifogging lawyer's mind"; "had no patience with quibbling critics"
       Synonyms: caviling carping pettifogging quibbling

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