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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Argue over trivial things.

Usage examples (11)
  • Let the rest of the guttersnipes pettifog about celebrity doping.
  • Why do you pettifog about actions that would be indefensible in any other realm?
  • BTW My lawschool study group met in a Brownstone actually red brick, but why pettifog on Warren St off Court, not far from your address.
  • It wouldn't do me any good to pettifog in this matter. for more
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