Definition of Persnickety in English :
Define Persnickety in English
Persnickety meaning in English
Meaning of Persnickety in English
Pronunciation of Persnickety in English
Persnickety pronunciation in English
Pronounce Persnickety in Englishsee synonyms of persnickety
(used colloquially) overly conceited or arrogant
Example Sentences:'a snotty little scion of a degenerate family''they're snobs--stuck-up and uppity and persnickety'
2. pernickety, persnickety
characterized by excessive precision and attention to trivial details
Example Sentences:'a persnickety job''a persnickety school teacher'
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