Definition of Pettifog. Meaning of Pettifog. Synonyms of Pettifog

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Definition of Pettifog

Pettifog
Pettifog Pet"ti*fog, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Pettifogged; p. pr. & vb. n. Pettifogging.] [Petty + fog to pettifog.] To do a petty business as a lawyer; also, to do law business in a petty or tricky way. ``He takes no money, but pettifogs gratis.' --S. Butler.
Pettifog
Pettifog Pet"ti*fog, v. t. To advocate like a pettifogger; to argue trickily; as, to pettifog a claim. [Colloq.]

Meaning of Pettifog from wikipedia

- Pettifog is an English back-formation of pettifogger. It can refer to: L****n E. Pettifogger, a character in The Wizard of Id The Pettifogger, a 2011 film...
- 2013 A Birder's Guide to Everything Timmy Barsky 2013 Hair Brained Eli Pettifog 2015 Coming Through the Rye Jamie Schwartz 2015 Boots Noah Short film 2016...
- starring Brendan Fraser and Alex Wolff. Alex Wolff as Eli Pettifog Parker Posey as Sheila Pettifog Brendan Fraser as Leo Searly Julia Garner as Shauna Holder...
- Susan Felders 2013 Highland Park Shirley Paine 2013 Hair Brained Shelia Pettifog 2013 And Now a Word From Our Sponsor Karen Hillridge 2014 Grace of Monaco...
- repatriation pea from Middle English pease peddle from peddler peeve from peevish pettifog from pettifogger phosp****sce from phosp****scent pleb from plebs ply from...
- Understood Women .... Interviewer at Premiere (uncredited) 1959: -30- .... Pettifog 1959: The Four Skulls of Jonathan Drake .... Funeral Director (uncredited)...
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