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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Someone who constantly criticizes in a petty way.

Usage examples (30)
  • Verb (used without object) : to carp at minor errors
  • If carper and anonymous are right, I've still a long way to go before professionalism!
  • As the Manitoba carper, Ms. Ingram, told the Winnipeg Free Press, "There are things men need and things women need."
  • There is no such confirmed carper at the condition of his country, yet no one really so profoundly convinced of its perfection. for more
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