Meaning of “nitpicking” in the English Dictionary

"nitpicking" in British English

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

"nitpicking" in American English

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nitpickingnoun [ U ]

us /ˈnɪtˌpɪk·ɪŋ/

the tendency to look for slight mistakes or faults:

This constant nitpicking is hard on your friends.

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

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