pernickety

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Unknown

PronunciationEdit

  • (UK) IPA(key): /pɜː(ɹ)ˈnɪk.ɪ.ti/, /pɜː(ɹ)ˈnɪk.ə.ti/
  • Rhymes: -ɪkɪti or Rhymes: -ɪkəti

AdjectiveEdit

pernickety (comparative more pernickety, superlative most pernickety)

  1. (chiefly UK) Fussy; paying undue attention to minor details; fastidious

SynonymsEdit

Last modified on 17 April 2014, at 03:18