Definition of Querulous. Meaning of Querulous. Synonyms of Querulous

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Definition of Querulous

Querulous
Querulous Quer"u*lous, a. [L. querulus and querulosus, fr. queri to complain. Cf. Cry, v., Quarrel a brawl, Quarrelous.] 1. Given to quarreling; quarrelsome. [Obs.] --land. 2. Apt to find fault; habitually complaining; disposed to murmur; as, a querulous man or people. Enmity can hardly be more annoying that querulous, jealous, exacting fondness. --Macaulay. 3. Expressing complaint; fretful; whining; as, a querulous tone of voice. Syn: Complaining; bewailing; lamenting; whining; mourning; murmuring; discontented; dissatisfied. -- Quer"u*lous*ly, adv. -- Quer"u*lous*ness, n.

Meaning of Querulous from wikipedia

- of justice in relation to minor grievances. In psychiatry, the terms querulous paranoia (Kraepelin, 1904) and litigious paranoia have been used to describe...
- this description is Emil Kraepelin's description from 1905 of a pseudo-querulous personality who is "always on the alert to find grievance, but without...
- injustice by legal action, ****cutory delusions are sometimes called "querulous paranoia". In cases where reporters of stalking behavior have been judged...
- Tim Teeman in The Times described his "intonation" as "raggedy [and] querulous" in 2008, and Ann Tr****n described Peston as "excruciatingly hard to...
- comp****ionate[,] ... more easily moved to tears[,] ... more jealous, more querulous, more apt to scold and to strike[,] ... more prone to despondency and...
- maintaining much of the dignity of fallen greatness, and without any querulous or angry complaining at this unlivable source of sorrow, refusing to be...
- undesired behaviour that could surface in the skits for comic effect were querulous neighbours, adulterous affairs, planters mistreating workers, domestic...
- to remedy some injustice by legal action, they are sometimes called "querulous paranoia". Explaining the causes of delusions continues to be challenging...
- 0) The ****cutory type of delusional disorder, which is also called "querulous paranoia" when the focus is to remedy some injustice by legal action (F22...
- For such is the remarkable plan contrived by a man who is envious and querulous. He will strive to kill his enemy and to save his own life, but when he...
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