Spanish translation of quibbling
objeciones fpl de poca monta
Example Sentences Including 'quibbling'
The blind needs of the flesh, preprogrammed with a one track mind took precedence over quibbling issues of wounded pride.BETTER THAN THIS (2002)
I strongly advise you to accept the offer without quibbling , for everyone's sake, mine included.Something in the Water
`No, you withered, senseless, quibbling , drivelling, fumbling nincompoop!THE RIVAL QUEENS: A Countess Ashby de la Zouche Mystery (2002)
Trends of 'quibbling'
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- (= trivial objection)
objeción f de poca monta
⇒ he dismissed their objections as mere quibbles
desestimó sus objeciones como si se trataran de simples nimiedades
⇒ the deal was held up by some legal quibble
se retrasó el acuerdo a causa de una pequeña objeción de carácter legal
hacer objeciones de poca monta
⇒ he always quibbles
es un quisquilloso
⇒ to quibble over or about sth
discutir por algo sin importancia
⇒ I'm not going to quibble over 20 pence
no voy a discutir por 20 peniques
⇒ there's no point in quibbling about who's right and who's wrong
no sirve de nada discutir por quién tiene razón y quién no
Example Sentences Including 'quibble'
He appeared to be charging fifty pounds a time, and getting it without a quibble.DEAD BEAT (2002)
It was an order, not a request, and Shoeman didn't quibble further.Widow's End
A man's presence was reassuring, why quibble about anything so obvious?Last Shot
Translation of quibbling from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary
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