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pernicketyadjective

uk   /pəˈnɪk.ɪ.ti/  us   /pɚˈnɪk.ə.t̬i/ UK informal disapproving (US persnickety)
giving too much ​attention to ​smalldetails that are not ​important in a way that ​annoys other ​people
(Definition of pernickety from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “pernickety”
in Chinese (Simplified) 吹毛求疵的,爱挑剔的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 吹毛求疵的,愛挑剔的…
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