Synonyms of cavil in English:

cavil


See definition of cavil

verb

1‘they cavilled at the cost’

SYNONYMS
complain, carp, grumble, moan, grouse, grouch, whine, bleat, find fault with, quibble about, niggle about
criticize, censure, denounce, condemn, decry
Northern English mither, twine
informal gripe, beef, bellyache, bitch, nitpick, pick holes in, split hairs, sound off, kick up a fuss, knock
British informal whinge, chunter, create
North American informal kvetch about