unbickered

bicker

1 [bik-er]
verb (used without object)
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 through the trees.
noun
4.
an angry, petty dispute or quarrel; contention.

Origin:
1250–1300; Middle English bikeren < ?

bickerer, noun
unbickered, adjective
unbickering, adjective


1. disagree, squabble, argue, quarrel, haggle, dispute, spar, spat.
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bicker (ˈbɪkə)
 
vb
1.  to argue over petty matters; squabble
2.  poetic
 a.  (esp of a stream) to run quickly
 b.  to flicker; glitter
 
n
3.  a petty squabble
 
[C13: of unknown origin]
 
'bickerer
 
n
 
'bickering
 
n, —adj

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bicker
early 14c., bikere, "to skirmish, fight," perhaps from M.Du. bicken "to slash, stab, attack," + -er, M.E. frequentative suffix. Meaning "to quarrel" is from mid-15c. As a noun, bicker is recorded from c.1300; often used to describe the sound of a flight of a missile, in which sense it is perhaps at least
partly echoic.
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