Adjective(1) difficult to please
(1) He had wanted to work with a bigger equities platform but was choosy about which American house to join, sharing some of his former boss's views but not his prejudices.(2) Second, since employers will be unable to fire someone, they are very choosy about whom they hire.(3) One can't be choosy when one has been unemployed for five years.(4) I admit I am very choosy when it comes to making friends - always preferring quality over quantity.(5) She preferred white meat and warm buttered rolls, but she wasn't choosy .(6) Banks are getting choosy over deposits, discouraging big deposits, particularly from corporates.(7) When those factors are combined with much wider experience in overseas travel, people thinking about buying abroad are much more choosy nowadays.(8) Being too choosy to find a proper suitor for herself, Emma ignores her own romantic desires and endeavors to find a match for her friend.(9) Is he just doing it because he figures at his age, he can't be choosy ?(10) He will be choosy - more so now his own money and reputation is on the block, but also because he wants to use his time and experience to maximum effect.(11) People have to be very careful about what they buy: real estate's fine but you've just got to be very choosy .(12) According to Christopher McKee, the Navy enjoyed a better public image than the Army during the last century and could be choosy in the young men it recruited.(13) Buyers are quite choosy and expect something new all the time, whether it is mobile phone ring tones or data cables for a digital diary.(14) Even the poorest of the poor, when given a choice, can be choosy about brands.(15) Most of children in rural areas are not very choosy about food and eat few between-meal snacks.(16) Females are typically more choosy than males when selecting a mate from the pool of available partners.
1. fussy ::
2. finicky ::
3. fastidious ::
4. overparticular ::
6. demanding ::
7. picky ::
8. persnickety ::
chooser, choosers, choosy
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