- characterized by fussy or petulant faultfinding; querulous:
- petty faultfinding.
- food, or some substitute, used as a lure in fishing, trapping, etc.
- a poisoned lure used in exterminating pests.
- to draw out or lengthen, especially in time; extend the duration of; prolong.
- to extend or protrude.
- help; relief; aid; assistance.
- a person or thing that gives help, relief, aid, etc.
- A sudden, alarming amazement or dread that results in utter confusion; dismay.