Bickering - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈbɪkərɪŋ|  American pronunciation of the word bickering
Brit.  |ˈbɪkərɪŋ|  British pronunciation of the word bickering
- this word is used as a present participle form of the verb 'to be'to bicker

noun

- a quarrel about petty points (syn: bicker, fuss, pettifoggery, spat, squabble, tiff)

Examples

She is always bickering with her mother.

...after a bit of bickering, she and her intended have finally picked out a wedding site...

...an unhappy, bickering couple who, at least in public, observe all the amenities of polite behavior...

The two children were always bickering about who should ride the bicycle.

I wish you two would stop bickering.

They kept bickering over who should answer the phone.

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