1. I〔練る〕knead
    • 小麦粉と水を混ぜ,こねて練り粉を作る
    • mix flour and water and knead it into dough
    • 子供が泥をこねて遊んでいた
    • A child was enjoying squeezing the mud through his fingers.
  1. II〔あれこれ言う〕
    • つまらぬ事に理屈をこねて両親を困らせた
    • He annoyed his parents by quibbling over trifles.