niggling definition

  • adjective:
    • Petty, especially in a nagging or annoying way; trifling: a pointless dispute over niggling details.
    • excessively worried about details; exacting and fussy.
    • petty
    • petty, insignificant, or inconsequential.
    • overly demanding of time or interest.
    • (informal) small and of small relevance
  • verb:
    • provide participle of niggle.
  • noun:
    • Finicky or pottering work
    • Finicking, fussy, or over-elaborate work.
  • others:
    • Mean; contemptible.
    • Finicking; fussy.

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