Persnickety synonyms

pər-snĭk'ĭ-tē

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Paying great or excessive attention to personal tastes and appearance; fastidious:
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(Colloquial) Proud; arrogant; assuming; putting on airs of superiority.
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Specialised; characteristic of a specific person or thing.
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Completely obvious; blatant:
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(used colloquially) overly conceited or arrogant; -Laurent Le Sage
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Very careful in choosing; highly selective.
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Requiring great care, effort, or attention:
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(Informal) Demanding, requiring above-normal care.
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Showing or requiring great precision or sensitive discernment; subtle:
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(Microbiology) Having complex nutritional requirements.
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Attentive to potential danger, error, or harm; cautious:
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Not fussy; casual, undemanding, uncomplicated, etc.
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Delicately pretty or lovely
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(Archaic) Timid, fearful, overly cautious.
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Excessively fastidious or scrupulous.
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(Informal) Overly fastidious or exacting; fussy
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(Obsolete) Accepted.
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Alternative spelling of big-headed.
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Pompous; snobbish; inclined to turn up one's nose
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(used colloquially) overly conceited or arrogant; -Laurent Le Sage
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Alternative spelling of stuck up.
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Petty, trivial; of little consequence; small and of little importance; picayunish;
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