Part of speech:
Requiring strict attention to detail; demanding:
Insisting capriciously on getting just what one wants; difficult to please; fastidious:
Showing or needing careful attention
Characterized by short steps or affected daintiness
Needing careful handling, tact, etc.
Delicately beautiful or charming and usually small:
Showing or acting with careful attention to detail:
Too critical; too severe in judgment; hard to please
Making severe demands; rigorous:
Precise or proper to the point of affectation; excessively decorous.
Like or characteristic of a prude; too modest or proper
Excessively strict in behavior, morality, or opinions.
Rigorous in religious observance; marked by stern morality.
Affected with nausea
The definition of prissy is someone fussy and overly proper, or clothing with a lot of fancy elements.
Filled with regret or concern. Used especially to soften an unpleasant statement:
Dizzy is defined as feeling lightheaded or dazed as if from spinning.
Having or proceeding from a disinclination to call attention to oneself; retiring or diffident:
Behaving with sanctimony:
Exactly and carefully conducted.
Of an issue, capable of offending, upsetting or hurting.
Used as an intensive with and :
Very careful in choosing; highly selective.
(Informal) Overly fastidious or exacting; fussy
Too nice; too fastidious, precise, etc.
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