Part of speech:
Accurately or thoroughly done or made; painstaking
The definition of precise is exact.
Exactly and carefully conducted.
Marked by or resulting from lack of forethought or thoroughness:
The definition of punctilious describes someone that is careful with all the details of behavior.
The definition of fastidious is a very careful attention to detail, or an uptight or hyper-critical person.
The definition of painstaking is requiring a lot of care, effort or hard work.
Requiring strict attention to detail; demanding:
Full of unnecessary details
Characterized by tidiness, skill, and precision
Painstakingly accurate or careful:
Fearful and hesitant:
(Of a situation) Difficult or unpleasant to deal with.
Very careful in choosing; highly selective.
Fastidious or finicky:
Requiring great care, effort, or attention:
(Informal) Demanding, requiring above-normal care.
Showing or requiring great precision or sensitive discernment; subtle:
Excessively fastidious or scrupulous.
(Informal) Overly fastidious or exacting; fussy
Inclined to feel anxiety or apprehension; timid; nervous.
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