Synonyms of niggle in English:

niggle


See definition of niggle

verb

1‘it does niggle me that we cannot play whenever and wherever we like’

SYNONYMS

irritate, annoy, worry, trouble, bother, provoke, exasperate, upset, gall, irk, rankle with

informal rile, get up someone's nose, hack off, get, get to, bug

2‘he niggles on about the unemployed’

SYNONYMS

complain, object, moan, fuss, nag, carp, cavil, find fault, grumble, grouse

informal nitpick


noun

1‘there were niggles about the lack of trim and equipment on some diesel cars’

SYNONYMS

minor criticism, quibble, trivial objection, trivial complaint, adverse comment, moan, grumble, grouse, cavil

informal gripe, beef, grouch, nitpicking

archaic pettifogging