carping definition

  • adjective:
    • Naggingly important or complaining.
    • Pertaining to extortionate complaining.
    • Fault-finding; censorious caviling. See captious.
  • verb:
    • Present participle of carp.
  • noun:
    • Excessive complaining.
    • Speech; talk; conversation.
    • The work of caviling; a cavil; unreasonable critique or censure.
    • persistent petty and unjustified criticism
  • others:
    • Faultfinding; over-critical.

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