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finical adj : exacting especially about details; "a finicky eater"; "fussy about clothes"; "very particular about how her food was prepared" [syn: finicky, fussy, particular]

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Etymology

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Pronunciation

  • /'fɪnɪkəl/

Adjective

  1. finicky, fastidious, overly precise or delicate
    • 1922, —Charming, he said in a finical sweet voice, showing his white teeth and blinking his eyes pleasantly. — James Joyce, Ulysses

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