GRE words Day 5

cavil [ˈkævəl] 트집잡다 verb intransitive to object when there is little reason to do so; resort to trivial faultfinding; carp; quibble (at or about) noun a trivial objection; quibble cavil (v.) “to raise frivolous objections, find fault without good reason,” 1540s, from Middle French caviller “to mock, jest,” from Latin cavillari “to jeer, mock; satirize, … More GRE words Day 5