To find cause of complaint; find fault; cavil.

To dispute angrily or violently; contend; squabble.

To disagree; be incongruous or incompatible; fail to be in accordance, in form or essence

Synonyms To jangle, bicker, spar.

To find fault with; challenge; reprove, as a fault, error, and the like.

To disagree or contend with.

To affect, by quarreling, in a manner indicated by a word or words connected: as, to quarrel a man out of his estate or rights.


A quarry where stone is cut.


A small square, or lozenge, or diamond; a tile or pane of a square or lozenge form.


A bolt or arrow having a square or four-edged head, especially a crossbow-bolt of such form.