Thesaurus / querulousness

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He had little patience with indecision, still less with querulousness and complaints.

Hubert's WifeMinnie Mary Lee

Sally May was a delicious Mrs. Bennet—her archness, her querulousness, and above all her talkativeness.

Judy of York HillEthel Hume Patterson Bennett

Still, he had learned little, beyond hauteur and querulousness, from the lessons of experience.

Guy Rivers: A Tale of GeorgiaWilliam Gilmore Simms

Her face expressed a mixture of querulousness and hauteur, and she spoke in a languid drawl, with strange peevish inflections.

A Charming Fellow, Volume I (of 3)Frances Eleanor Trollope

And all this oppressed her much more than the querulousness of her stepmother's words.

Wives and DaughtersElizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell

Lady Verner visited and received company, and the look of care had gone from her face, and the querulousness from her tone.

Verner's PrideMrs. Henry Wood

But she roused up into querulousness at this speech of her husband's.

North and SouthElizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell

But querulousness was now grown habitual, and he cried out when he probably had ceased to feel.

It is only necessary to ask with some querulousness, "Are you going to stand before that mirror all day?"

AlaskaElla Higginson

The querulousness of incompetent complaining natures confesses itself almost as much as in the tones of the voice.

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