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InglésEspañol
quibbling adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (making petty objections)quisquilloso/a adjadjetivo: Describe el sustantivo. Puede ser posesivo, numeral, demostrativo ("casa grande", "mujer alta").
  melindroso/a adjadjetivo: Describe el sustantivo. Puede ser posesivo, numeral, demostrativo ("casa grande", "mujer alta").
  puntilloso/a adjadjetivo: Describe el sustantivo. Puede ser posesivo, numeral, demostrativo ("casa grande", "mujer alta").
 Erin was annoyed by her quibbling colleague.
quibbling nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (petty objections)nimiedad nfnombre femenino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente femenino ("mesa", "tabla").
  detalle insignificante nm + adj
  pequeñez nfnombre femenino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente femenino ("mesa", "tabla").
 Please stop this quibbling and focus on important issues.
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WordReference English-Spanish Dictionary © 2017:

Principal Translations
InglésEspañol
quibble nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (petty remark or objection)objeción nimia nf + adj
  pequeña objeción adj + nf
 After the quibble, I didn't speak to my husband all day.
quibble viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (make petty objections)poner pequeñas objeciones, hacer ligeras protestas, protestar ligeramente loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo").
 Let's not quibble about small details and stick to the bigger picture.
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