faultfinding faultfinding

Definition(s):

  1. (n) persistent petty and unjustified criticism
  2. (adj) tending to make moral judgments or judgments based on personal opinions
  3. (adj) tending to find and call attention to faults

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Usage(s):

  1. To the filmmakers, the disintegration of a marriage is not at all an occasion for faultfinding or for a highly compressed dramatic crisis.
  2. Impelled by her stupid and melancholy faultfinding, her two daughters and son rebelled by getting married.
  3. Just how it really is may not satisfy the legendary Steinbrenner appetite for faultfinding.
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