Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR CAVILLER

The injunction is multiplied on us, as it were, to silence the sophistry of the caviller, and to fix the most inconsiderate mind.

"What objection could a caviller find with my epigram," said Mathilde to herself.

Surely none but a caviller will find any want of harmony between these different modes of expression.

I have proof enough to carry conviction to any honest breast—to satisfy any caviller—except a court of justice.

I neither fear the critic or the caviller upon the ground-work of my address.

Will the caviller prove that the sun and moon would be greater blessings if their light wore more intense, or more abundant?

So caviller like I submitted to pow'r, And was coddled in troth for the third of an hour.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.