Verb(1) worry unnecessarily or excessively(2) argue over petty things
(1) If there is a niggle , it's that disc one of the two-disc set doesn't have enough on it to properly reflect the scope of Death in Vegas├ö├ç├û work.(2) he can only throw underarm at the moment because of a niggle(3) It may be something as simple as an annoying niggle , or frustration with his own efforts, but whatever it is, England need to resolve it soon if they are to win this series - and to have any chance of defeating the Australians in the summer.(4) colleagues say he loved to niggle and criticize people(5) ├ö├ç├┐He's had a couple of niggles , but he will run again soon, though we have to be patient with him, just as we are patient with all our horses,├ö├ç├û said Alexander.(6) I'm not even sure that you'd have to like children to enjoy this, because it has a distinctly adult tone that frequently addresses the Big Issues in life, as well as its little niggles .(7) But with niggles aplenty and late tackles proliferating, it was little surprise that Rutherford and Ruthven were to exchange penalties for dubious tackles throughout the game.(8) These are minor niggles though and the US Robotics device has stood the test of time, proving it's still a sturdy base on which to build a network around your broadband connection.(9) He still finds reading nigglingly annoying, and hates most television.(10) Yet despite the niggles and inconveniences morale remained high and 48 hours later with a tired crew and tired actors David approached the final scenes with the same unwavering enthusiasm and precision of the previous day.(11) So I made my way to our meeting ready to hammer them down, but my sense of fair play niggled at me.(12) It's a fine scene, but nigglingly off centre in a few important details.(13) It niggles , though; I did cut corners, and I don't like it.(14) There's something unnerving about her, it niggles at me.(15) Over the years this conundrum has niggled and niggled , and some pretty heavyweight theoretical physicists tried to prove Stephen wrong.(16) In the light of that, my little niggles and the odd feelings of unhappiness seem pretty trivial.
1. irritate ::
2. complain ::
3. fret ::
4. squabble ::
5. quibble ::
niggle, niggled, niggles, niggling
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