pernickety definition

  • adjective:
    • Persnickety.
    • Fussy; paying excessive attention to small details; fastidious
    • Finical or fussy; saturated in petty details.
    • characterized by extortionate precision and focus on insignificant details
  • others:
    • Of people,precise in trifles; fastidious; fussily particular, particularly in dress or around trifles.
    • Of things, requiring small attention or painstaking labor; described as petty details.

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