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    finicky - Dictionary definition and meaning for word finicky

    Definition
    (adj) exacting especially about details
    Synonyms : finical , fussy , particular , picky
    Example Sentence
    • a finicky eater
    • fussy about clothes
    • very particular about how her food was prepared
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may sound like PICKY

The finicky little girl didnt eat the FIN of the fish because she thought it was ICKY

finicky is derived from word fine. A finicky eater always needs fine details about the menu before placing an order in a restaurant.

~fine+picky=Finicky: one who picks or is too particular about fine details that are unimportant.

finicky= A finicky person wants everything extremely fine, i.e he is too particular.

difficult to please children by giving a nick cap for a nike cap

Nicky wants everything fine

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