Word Of The Day “Persnickety”

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The word today is “Persnickety“.

per·snick·et·y
/pərˈsnikədē/
 
adjective
INFORMALNORTH AMERICAN
placing too much emphasis on trivial or minor details; fussy.
“she’s very persnickety about her food”
Similar words:
  • fussy
  • difficult to please
  • difficult
  • finicky
  • over-fastidious
  • over-particular
  • faddish
  • finical
  • punctilious
  • hairsplitting
  • exacting
  • demanding
  • critical
  • nitpicking
  • pernickety 
Opposite:
 
  • easygoing
  • laid-back
 
requiring a particularly precise or careful approach.
adjective: pernickety

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