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quibble about (something)

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

quibble over (something) with (someone)

To argue, dispute, or contend with someone over or about something, especially that which is trivial or petty. I'm done quibbling over the details with you—let's just do everything as we planned originally.
See also: over, quibble

quibble with (someone)

To argue, dispute, or contend with someone, especially over something trivial or petty. I'm done quibbling with you—let's just do everything as planned. The couple was just quibbling with one another over the bill, much to their waiter's consternation.
See also: quibble

quibble with (someone) over (something)

To argue, dispute, or contend with someone over or about something, especially that which is trivial or petty. I'm done quibbling with you over the details—let's just do everything as planned. The couple was just quibbling with one another over the bill, much to their waiter's consternation.
See also: over, quibble
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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.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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