What does niggling mean?

Definitions for nigglingˈnɪg lɪŋ

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word niggling.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. fiddling, footling, lilliputian, little, niggling, piddling, piffling, petty, picayune, trivial(adj)

    (informal) small and of little importance

    "a fiddling sum of money"; "a footling gesture"; "our worries are lilliputian compared with those of countries that are at war"; "a little (or small) matter"; "a dispute over niggling details"; "limited to petty enterprises"; "piffling efforts"; "giving a police officer a free meal may be against the law, but it seems to be a picayune infraction"


  1. Niggling(a.)

    petty, trivial, or inconsequential.

  2. Niggling(a.)

    Excessively demanding of time or attention; as, niggling little details.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Niggling

    of Niggle


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of niggling in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of niggling in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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