captiousness definition

  • noun:
    • the state to be captious
    • captious behaviour
    • Captious personality or manner.
    • the grade of being captious: personality discover fault; desire to object; peevishness.
    • the state of being captious
    • captious behaviour
    • Captious disposition or way.
    • the grade of becoming captious: disposition to locate fault; desire to object; peevishness.

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