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a person who finds fault, often severely and willfully

Synonyms for carper

someone who constantly criticizes in a petty way


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"This is extremely unusual, obviously, for any community, let alone Dayton," Carper said.
Once it is released, Carper said he will solicit feedback about the order during a joint hearing on cyber security with the Senate Intelligence committee.
These authors, along with Carper and Hunt, were not merely content to dismiss the practice of history by averring that history can only be an imaginative interpretation of the past.
Since Carper and Hunt are from the conservative Protestant and Catholic traditions respectfully, they focus their attention on individuals and movements from these two groups.
Tom Carper (D-Del.) and Trent Lott (R-Miss.) have already visited stores and learned more about the company's daily business operations.
Thomas Carper (D-DE) and Lamar Alexander (R-TN) introduced two similar multi-pollutant bills that deal with emissions, including carbon dioxide, from power plants.
Tom Carper (D-Del.) to join mega-lobbyists Johnson, Madigan, Peck, will be key to ensuring that happens.
Eccentric characters abound, like Great Grandmother Celestial Darling Carper, who likes bourbon and so is looped and happy much of the time.
Carper (D-Delaware) circulated a "Dear Colleague" letter to fellow senators inviting them to join the newly formed Senate Recycling Caucus.
Hal Carper, senior vice president of corporate research and development, describes Tyson's commitment to detail as springing from a plan of "life-long learning and a passion for food." It starts on the inside, he says, noting that his R&D team treats other company business units as if they were customers.
A memorial service will be held April 7 for Doris Lucile Carper of Eugene, who died April 1 of age-related causes.
Ashley Carper has joined BancorpSouth as vice president of commercial lending at the Pleasant Valley location.
Ironically, the most serious critical analysis of Carper's
In response, Delaware Senator Tom Carper and Maine Senator Susan Collins, whose states have a combined population of just over 2 million, cosponsored a bill that, according to Carper, would make sure a state wasn't "less safe than its neighbors simply because it has a smaller population."
NAM's Director of Air Quality Jeffrey Marks said the Carper bill appears to be an attempt to compromise between the ill-fated Jeffords bill and the administration's Clear Skies proposal.