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All three are fastidious in not appearing to be party stooges.
WHY KYRSTEN SINEMA COULD CONTROL THE FUTURE OF THE FILIBUSTERPHILIP ELLIOTTJUNE 4, 2021TIME
The novel is fast-paced, but González is fastidious in tying together every character and almost-missable detail by the end.
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Similarly, as Chattman points out, you should be fastidious about making sure your bowls are completely clear of oil or other grease, as those fats can cause the same issue.
HOW TO SEPARATE EGGS WITHOUT THE STRESS OR MESSBECKY KRYSTALFEBRUARY 8, 2021WASHINGTON POST
So that fastidious snuff-takers may dismiss this bugbear at once and forever.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
It is one of the finest burning tobaccos in the world, and does not fail to suit the taste of the most fastidious of smokers.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
Had she, so observant, so discerning in her fastidious taste—had she failed to notice the small detail too?
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
There are a great many obscene minds, yet more railing and satirical, but very few fastidious ones.
THE 'CHARACTERS' OF JEAN DE LA BRUYREJEAN DE LA BRUYRE
He was slow and fastidious in composition, and the poem suffered from over-elaboration.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 5, SLICE 2VARIOUS
We have a very conservative, fastidious, and sophisticated constituency; and this is one of the limitations by which we are bound.
LOVE'S PILGRIMAGEUPTON SINCLAIR
They say we are rude and vulgar; but Mr. McKinley was as courteous and as gentle as the most fastidious could wish.
GREAT MEN AND FAMOUS WOMEN. VOL. 4 OF 8VARIOUS
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WORDS RELATED TO FASTIDIOUS

  • choosy
  • critical
  • dainty
  • difficult
  • fastidious
  • finical
  • finicking
  • fussbudget
  • fussy
  • hard to please
  • nice
  • nit-picking
  • overnice
  • persnickety
  • picky
  • scrupulous
  • squeamish
  • stickling
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