browse words by letter
a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z
cavillation


cavillation


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Cavillation  \Cav`il*la"tion\  (-l[=a]"sh[u^]n),  n.[F. 
  cavillation,  L.  cavillatio.] 
  Frivolous  or  sophistical  objection.  [Obs.]  --Hooker.