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synonyms for nit-picky

  • choosy
  • discriminating
  • exacting
  • finicky
  • fussy
  • squeamish
  • captious
  • critical
  • dainty
  • demanding
  • difficult
  • easily disgusted
  • finical
  • fussbudgety
  • hard to please
  • hypercritical
  • nice
  • overdelicate
  • overnice
  • particular
  • persnickety
  • picky
  • punctilious
  • queasy
  • stickling

antonyms for nit-picky

MOST RELEVANT
  • uncritical
  • undemanding
  • unfussy
  • indifferent
  • uncareful
  • uncouth
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How to use nit-picky in a sentence

If we had the sense of a Venusian water nit, we'd blast out of here so quick our tail fumes'd take off with us!
STAR BORNANDRE NORTON
Eppes as glatt knn es nit sein, glatt as denn nemmt mn un' mn kummt?
THE HISTORY OF YIDDISH LITERATURE IN THE NINETEENTH CENTURYLEO WIENER
Un' as werd wieder der igener Gepilder, ws frher; Alle lufen un' me wisst nit wuhin.
THE HISTORY OF YIDDISH LITERATURE IN THE NINETEENTH CENTURYLEO WIENER
Die ugen kucken in offenem Korben-minche, nor see sehn die Wrter nit.
THE HISTORY OF YIDDISH LITERATURE IN THE NINETEENTH CENTURYLEO WIENER
Nor sie kuckt trucken, wie varstinert, in ihr Ssider; nit sie wint, nit sie dawent.
THE HISTORY OF YIDDISH LITERATURE IN THE NINETEENTH CENTURYLEO WIENER
I say there's nothin' better than the bay'nit, wid a long reach, a double twist av ye can, an' a slow recover.'
SOLDIER STORIESRUDYARD KIPLING
I kep' the little man betune my knees as long as I cud, but he was pokin' roun' wid his bay'nit, blindin' and stiffin' feroshus.
SOLDIER STORIESRUDYARD KIPLING
“Weiss nit,” he mumbled, beginning to stagger as the serpent struck its fangs into his vitals.
THE CUP OF FURYRUPERT HUGHES
Der Boden erzittert; und nit anders war, denn als ob der Wald lut bruelete.
HISTORY OF THE GREAT REFORMATION, VOLUME IVJ. H. MERLE D'AUBIGN
By a most unfort'nit circumstance, the chief moved out of the house that mornin', and Dr. Hopkins—the preacher, you know—moved in.
OUT OF THE HURLY-BURLYCHARLES HEBER CLARK
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO NIT-PICKY

  • captious
  • choosy
  • critical
  • dainty
  • demanding
  • difficult
  • discriminating
  • easily disgusted
  • exacting
  • finical
  • finicky
  • fussbudgety
  • fussy
  • hard to please
  • hypercritical
  • nice
  • nit-picky
  • overdelicate
  • overnice
  • particular
  • persnickety
  • picky
  • punctilious
  • queasy
  • squeamish
  • stickling
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.