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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Argue over petty things; Worry unnecessarily or excessively.

Usage examples (34)
  • A niggle is your body's way of saying something is wrong.
  • Another niggle is a complete lack of scale or compass rose.
  • I just have one small niggle, which is that bariatric surgery "curing" diabetes looks like
  • "I'll make a start," he said; "'gin' one; 'niggle' -- that's rather good -- two; 'mug' three." for more
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