fault-finder


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fault-finder

[ˈfɔːltˌfaɪndəʳ] Ncriticón/ona m/f
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
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The fault-finder will find faults even in paradise.
Show me, if you can, Miss Fault-finder, but not fault-mender, a set of boys who will, on occasion, sooner chop a piece of logging and dress it for the crop, than my own children; though I say it myself, who, perhaps, should be silent; or a cradler that knows better how to lead a gang of hands through a field of wheat, leaving a cleaner stubble in his track, than my own good man!
"All that is true, Senor Don Quixote," said Carrasco; "but I wish such fault-finders were more lenient and less exacting, and did not pay so much attention to the spots on the bright sun of the work they grumble at; for if aliquando bonus dormitat Homerus, they should remember how long he remained awake to shed the light of his work with as little shade as possible; and perhaps it may be that what they find fault with may be moles, that sometimes heighten the beauty of the face that bears them; and so I say very great is the risk to which he who prints a book exposes himself, for of all impossibilities the greatest is to write one that will satisfy and please all readers."
The Rangers boss was the resident fault-finder on Canal Plus before taking up the reins at Ibrox.
The compulsive fault-finder even asks for a 1p reduction on newspapers if they are slightly creased.
The Shorter Oxford Dictionary defines 'nit-picker' as 'a pedantic critic; a petty fault-finder'.
There are hard times, to be sure -- most obviously a stepdad who goes from petty fault-finder to abusive alcoholic -- but the rhythm is soothing and lulling, almost everyone is patient and soft-spoken, everything enfolded in the film's stoic objectivity.
Oh, there are stalkers, talkers, fault-finders and bashers as well.
Since most EAC members belong to the academia, experts claim, while they maybe great teachers but they may lack the nous for policymaking, as the fault-finders point out, not having served in the economic ministries and departments or lacking in management of fiscal or monetary policy operations may turn out to be a handicap.
"To a point of being fault-finders," said an A/M radio commentator.
Positive thinkers are generally solutionists as opposed to fault-finders who blame anything in sight.
sit in the very best seat LINE JUDGES a fanatic bunch of fault-finders (They are also the

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