Meaning of “perfectionist” in the English Dictionary

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perfectionistnoun [ C ]

us /pərˈfek·ʃə·nɪst/

a person who wants very much to get every detail exactly right:

As a film director, Alfred Hitchcock had the reputation of a perfectionist.

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