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Adjective: faultfinding  'folt,fIn-ding [N. Amer], 'fólt,fIn-ding [Brit]
  1. Tending to make moral judgments or judgments based on personal opinions
    "a counsellor tries not to be faultfinding"
     
  2. Tending to find and call attention to faults
    "an excessively demanding and faultfinding tutor";
    - captious
Noun: faultfinding  'folt,fIn-ding [N. Amer], 'fólt,fIn-ding [Brit]
  1. Persistent petty and unjustified criticism
    - carping

Derived forms: faultfindings

See also: critical, judgmental

Type of: criticism, unfavorable judgment [US], unfavourable judgment [Brit, Cdn]