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quibble over (something)

To argue, dispute, or contend (with someone) over or about something, especially that which is trivial or petty. I'm happy enough with following your plan, so let's not quibble over the details. The couple was just quibbling with one another over the bill, much to their waiter's consternation.
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quibble (about someone or something) (with someone)

 and quibble (over someone or something) (with someone)
to be argumentative or contentious with someone about someone or something. Let's not quibble about it. Please don't quibble with your sister. No need to quibble over it.
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remains in question, but given that they have the good sense to listen to Edith Piaf (another modern-day kids staple), you almost feel bad quibbling about it.
Quibbling over the minuscule amount of trash the city currently sends in that direction is is the supes' way of firing a warning shot - don't even think about sending any more.
And though Romer has made some mistakes, there can be no quibbling about his overall achievements.
Rather than quibbling about the fine points of the law, Smith and Korenstein ought to talk seriously about replacing it altogether.
This may all sound like legalistic quibbling, but it's not.
The film often feels like a collection of bits and pieces from other films - prison movies, courtroom sagas and dramas of the downtrodden - but the force of Washington's performance largely renders such quibbling irrelevant.
NOW we know why the city of Los Angeles is quibbling over paying for a $225,000 cityhood study - its phone sex bills are due and it doesn't have the money.