Meaning of “fastidious” in the English Dictionary

"fastidious" in British English

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fastidiousadjective

uk /fæsˈtɪd.i.əs/ us /fæsˈtɪd.i.əs/
fastidiously
adverb uk /fæsˈtɪd.i.əs.li/ us /fæsˈtɪd.i.əs.li/

fastidiously clean/dressed
fastidiousness
noun [ U ] uk /fæsˈtɪd.i.əs.nəs/ us /fæsˈtɪd.i.əs.nəs/

(Definition of “fastidious” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"fastidious" in American English

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fastidiousadjective

us /fæˈstɪd·i·əs, fə-/

having high standards and giving a lot of attention to details:

The restaurant offers elaborate food and fastidious service at high prices.

(Definition of “fastidious” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)