Definition of bickering:
conflicting (part of speech: verb)
- disagreeing (part of speech: verb)
- contending (part of speech: verb)
I hear them call their saucy names- Mine was Maypole Nance; I see our windy bickering games, Half like a dance; The opening and closing ring Of pinafored girls, And the wind that makes the cheek to sting Blowing back their curls!- "The Village Wife's Lament", Maurice Hewlett.
- "Anthony Lyveden", Dornford Yates.
- "Grace Harlowe's Second Year at Overton College", Jessie Graham Flower.