Definition of Caviled

1. Verb. (past of cavil) ¹



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Definition of Caviled

1. cavil [v] - See also: cavil

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Caviled

caviares
caviarie
caviaries
caviarlike
caviars
cavicapture
cavicorn
cavicorns
cavie
cavier
caviers
cavies
cavil
cavilation
cavilations
caviled (current term)
caviler
cavilers
caviling
cavilingly
cavilings
cavillation
cavillations
cavilled
caviller
cavillers
cavilling
cavillings
cavils
cavin

Literary usage of Caviled

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1. Rhode Island: Its Making and Its Meaning; a Survey of the Annals of the by Irving Berdine Richman (1902)
"After his death his executors presented a claim for^1oo. This likewise was caviled at, and the matter was allowed to stand till October, 1678, ..."

2. Publishers Weekly by Publishers' Board of Trade (U.S.), Book Trade Association of Philadelphia, American Book Trade Union, Am. Book Trade Association, R.R. Bowker Company (1907)
"... So-caviled Webster's Dictionaries." Have you seen it? If not, then let us send you a copy. We think it will interest you. ..."

3. Education by Project Innovation (Organization) (1908)
"Pedagogues have caviled much about materials, seeking for them an absolute value; it is folly to expect to find a single absolute direction, in the progress ..."

4. Notes and Queries by Martim de Albuquerque (1859)
"find. lug it contained several poems attributed to Gay which had never before appeared in his Works, caviled at the bookseller for having reprinted these ..."

5. Library of the World's Best Literature, Ancient and Modern by Edward Cornelius Towne (1897)
"Yet this was that of all his actions in the government which his enemies most looked askance upon, and caviled at in the popular assemblies: crying out how ..."

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