Definition for quibbling (2 of 2)
verb (used without object), quib·bled, quib·bling.
Examples from the Web for quibbling
Quibbling over dates aside, 19th century Americans did insistently observe a day of remembrance.The Real Memorial Day: Oliver Wendell Holmes's Salute To A Momentous American Anniversary|Malcolm Jones|May 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
If Shakespeare had graduated at Oxford, he might have been a quibbling attorney, or a hypocritical parson.The Works of Robert G. Ingersoll, Vol. 3 (of 12)|Robert G. Ingersoll
But you see that I have not stooped to any quibbling, or begging either.Devil Stories|Various
If Shakespeare had graduated at Oxford, he might have been a quibbling attorney or a hypocritical parson.
They cannot be altogether cheated out of their rights by sophisms and quibbling.
The vulgar acquired the quibbling method of the schools, and employed it to outwit the less cunning.History of the Jews, Vol. V (of 6)|Heinrich Graetz