from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Petty quarreling. Usually considered a childish behaviour, although often applied to adults.
- v. Present participle of bicker.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A skirmishing.
- n. Altercation; wrangling.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Petulant contention; altercation.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a quarrel about petty points
Sorry, no etymologies found.
I have no interest in bickering over the strategic wisdom of Colbert's controversial congressional appearance, but I do have a bone to pick with his message.
The only way to end their bickering is to invite all four of them into my bed.
I hope that the final version of this bill will really mean something by the time the bickering is through.
The error in assuming the bickering is bad is assuming its ill intentioned.
Well the time for bickering is over – oh, now you'll let Republician Leadership into the White House to discuss this – you have not invited them in since April 2009. 2.
Sniffit September 9th, 2009 5: 55 pm ET the time for bickering is over.
As stated by President Obama, "Time for bickering is over", therein Wilson has shown that he is not ready to stop bickering and work things out with logic, in a peaceful manner, with overall common sense.
Now that the public bickering is over, the big question is whether all the people who were clambering to see ABC will pay higher monthly rates to do so.
I think that many politicians from BOTH sides become corrupt once they taste the power, and our pointless bickering is doing absolutely NOTHING to keep them honest!
The only way to solve this bipartisan bickering is to change the criteria for confirming these judges.