Pronunciation: (pet'ē-fog", -fôg"), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/pettifog.html on line 75 [key]
—v.i., -fogged, -fog•ging.
1. to bicker or quibble over trifles or unimportant matters.
2. to carry on a petty, shifty, or unethical law business.
3. to practice chicanery of any sort.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.