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
Northern English mither, twine
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
Northern English twine
informal gripe, beef, grouch, nitpicking
archaic pettifogging