Adjective(1) (used colloquially(2) characterized by excessive precision and attention to trivial details
(1) This persnickety approach is forcing some companies to shape up.(2) I watched them in disgust, thanking the Lord Almighty I am nothing near as persnickety as they are.(3) He is passionately persnickety in a way that Hollywood has typically undercut and portrayed as snobby.(4) Trailing fuchsias are especially persnickety about their environment.(5) And while she could occasionally be persnickety about certain things, she didn't need Dante telling her that.(6) He dropped all his other investigations and for two days solely observed this persnickety pulsar.(7) The only cultural feature they are persnickety about is well-drained soil.
1. fussy ::
2. pernickety ::
3. stuck-up ::
English to Afrikaans Dictionary: persnickety
Meaning and definitions of persnickety, translation in Afrikaans language for persnickety with similar and opposite words. Also find spoken pronunciation of persnickety in Afrikaans and in English language.
Tags for the entry "persnickety"
What persnickety means in Afrikaans, persnickety meaning in Afrikaans, persnickety definition, examples and pronunciation of persnickety in Afrikaans language.