English version

finicky

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishfinickyfin‧i‧cky /ˈfɪnɪki/ adjective 🔊 🔊 1 CAREFULtoo concerned with unimportant details and small things that you like or dislike syn fussy 🔊 She’s very finicky about what she eats.2 CAREFULneeding to be done very carefully, while paying attention to small details syn fiddly 🔊 a finicky job
Examples from the Corpus
finickyHe thought Blanche was being too finicky.He is slightly finicky and a little superstitious.I get really finicky and picky.Tonya was a finicky eater when she was little.Then, perhaps, the finicky felines will deign to dip their tongues into the clean water you offer them.It is a monumental task, performed through thousands upon thousands of finicky observations and measurements.
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