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  • 21 bicker — bicker1 bickerer, n. /bik euhr/, v.i. 1. to engage in petulant or peevish argument; wrangle: The two were always bickering. 2. to run rapidly; move quickly; rush; hurry: a stream bickering down the valley. 3. to flicker; glitter: The sun bickered …

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  • 22 bicker — verb /ˈbɪkə/ To quarrel in a tiresome, insulting manner. They bickered about dinner every evening. Syn: wrangle …

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  • 23 Bicker — Berufsübername, z.B. für einen Bergmann, zu mnd. bicke »Spitzhacke«, mnd. bicken »mit einer Spitze klopfen, mit der Bicke behauen«, mhd. bicken, picken »stechen, picken« …

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  • 24 bicker — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. i. quarrel, wrangle, dispute; flicker, flutter; gurgle, ripple. See discord, agitation. Ant., agree. II (Roget s IV) v. Syn. wrangle, squabble, dispute, argue; see quarrel . III (Roget s 3… …

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  • 25 Bicker — Bickerm Penis.VgldasVorhergehende.1900ff;wohlälter …

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  • 26 bicker — I. , v. n. == quarrel. RG. 540. Fr. becquer. W. bicra == to fight II. , sb. == a quarrel, contention, battle. RG. 538, 543 …

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  • 27 bicker — bick·er || bɪkÉ™ v. quarrel, squabble, dispute, argue …

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  • 28 bicker — verb 1》 argue about petty and trivial matters. 2》 literary (of water) flow with a gentle repetitive noise. Derivatives bickerer noun Origin ME: of unknown origin …

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  • 29 bicker — v. n. 1. Wrangle, dispute, quarrel, spar, spat, jangle, squabble, have words, have an altercation. 2. Quiver, tremble, vibrate, play, be tremulous. 3. Clatter, rattle, clash …

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  • 30 bicker — verb (intransitive + about/over/with) to argue, especially about something very unimportant: I wish you two would stop bickering …

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  • 31 bicker — verb they never bickered before they were married Syn: quarrel, argue, squabble, wrangle, fight, disagree, dispute, spar, have words, be at each other s throats, lock horns; informal scrap, spat Ant: agree …

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  • 32 bicker — v 1. wrangle, argue, altercate, jangle, dispute; quarrel, have words, Inf. row, Inf. scrap, squabble, spat, tiff; conflict, clash, lock horns, fight, battle, spar, fence, cross swords; disagree, fall out, jar, be at loggerheads, be at variance,… …

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  • 33 bicker — bick·er …

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  • 34 bicker — [ˈbɪkə] verb [I] to argue about things that are not important bickering [ˈbɪkəriŋ] noun [U] …

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  • 35 bicker — bick•er [[t]ˈbɪk ər[/t]] v. i. 1) to engage in peevish argument; wrangle 2) to run or flow rapidly: a bickering stream[/ex] 3) to flicker; glitter 4) a peevish quarrel • Etymology: 1250–1300; ME, of uncert. orig. bick′er•er, n …

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  • 36 bicker — /ˈbɪkə / (say bikuh) verb (i) 1. to engage in petulant argument; wrangle. 2. to run rapidly; move quickly; rush; hurry. 3. to quiver; flicker; glitter. –noun 4. an angry dispute; squabble. {Middle English biker(en). Compare Middle Low German… …

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  • 37 bicker — v.intr. 1 quarrel pettily; wrangle. 2 poet. a (of a stream, rain, etc.) patter (over stones etc.). b (of a flame, light, etc.) flash, flicker. Derivatives: bickerer n. Etymology: ME biker, beker, of unkn. orig …

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  • 38 Bicker, Lincolnshire — Bicker is a village in Lincolnshire, England. It is around nine miles west south west of Boston, on the A52.It is one of eighteen parishes which, together with Boston, form the Borough of Boston in the county of Lincolnshire, England. The local… …

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  • 39 Bicker (Familie) — Andries Bicker, Leiter der Bickerse ligue, gemalt von Bartholomeus van der Helst (1642), Rijksmuseum Das Adels und Patriziergeschlecht Bicker, auch Bicker van Swieten und später Bicker Caarten genannt, gehörte im Goldenen Zeitalter der… …

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  • 40 Bicker Gauntlet — infobox UK place country = England static static image caption= latitude= 52.93 longitude= 00.20 official name =Bicker Gauntlet population = shire district= shire county= Lincolnshire region= East Midlands constituency westminster= post town=… …

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