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brabble

brabble (BRAB-uhl) - v., to squabble.


To bicker, to wrangle, to stubbornly argue, especially (and this is apparently a strong connotation) about trivial things. Dates to mid-Tudor times, from Middle Dutch brabbelen, of uncertain origin, possibly imitative.

---L.
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