- tending to find fault; disposed to complain or object; captious.
Origin of faultfinding
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2. critical, censorious.
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Examples from the Web for faultfinding
Her husband had long been crippled with rheumatism, and was bitter and faultfinding.A Collection of Stories, Reviews and Essays
Her first instinct was faultfinding, as against the child for screaming.It Never Can Happen Again</p>
William De Morgan
It is no time for faultfinding or resentment, said he, gently.The Young Continentals at Bunker Hill
John T. McIntyre
After arriving here she has seemed low spirited, cranky and faultfinding.Benign Stupors
It was not long, however, until it seemed there was nothing that escaped his faultfinding.Riches of Grace
E. E. Byrum